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by rdavidharris
Thu Nov 14, 2019 12:48 pm
Forum: 2008-2009 Ford Taurus & Mercury Sable (5th Generation)
Topic: Roof Rack from 05-07 Ford Freestyle SHOULD fit 08-09 Taurus X
Replies: 0
Views: 491

Roof Rack from 05-07 Ford Freestyle SHOULD fit 08-09 Taurus X

I haven't physically tried it, but seeing that many people complain about the roof rack (rear portion, especially) of the 08-09 Taurus X wagon (it can't accept many NORMAL cross bars and other mounts), but the Freestyle can. I was at a junkyard the other day and I took a close look and took some mea...
by rdavidharris
Thu Nov 14, 2019 9:49 am
Forum: 2008-2009 Ford Taurus & Mercury Sable (5th Generation)
Topic: Taurus X transmission woes. Any ideas?
Replies: 171
Views: 151702

Re: Taurus X transmission woes. Any ideas?

What I have pleasantly found about this car, is it is quite easy to work on. And parts are relatively easy to get. Thanks to the fact there are Ford Lincoln and Mercury models that share similar parts to this car. And it is easier to work on that my previous 2007 Mustang GT was. Try to get to the HV...
by rdavidharris
Thu Nov 14, 2019 9:35 am
Forum: 2008-2009 Ford Taurus & Mercury Sable (5th Generation)
Topic: Taurus X transmission woes. Any ideas?
Replies: 171
Views: 151702

Re: Taurus X transmission woes. Any ideas?

I know I tend to ramble, but I am into repairing things, and if I can help others with information, that is why I tend to ramble. I have other plans for this car. Including possibly, wood grain trim, a sufficient roof rack, maybe even a small bull bar on the front with fog lights. I've already mocke...
by rdavidharris
Thu Nov 14, 2019 8:44 am
Forum: 2008-2009 Ford Taurus & Mercury Sable (5th Generation)
Topic: Taurus X transmission woes. Any ideas?
Replies: 171
Views: 151702

Re: Taurus X transmission woes. Any ideas?

Sure, you MIGHT be able to have this notorious issue resolved without great expense. Or you can drive the car fine without "making" the transmission act up. But if you truly drive it "normally," and accelerate normally, drive spirited at times (this car is quite quick), shift through the gears norma...