Ford Taurus 3.0L 12v Timing Cover Coolant Leak Repair
This is my favorite gasket set to complete this job-
If the front cover is pitted here is a complete kit front cover included-
If the water pump is needed this is the one to get-
This is the serpentine belt tensioner tool I use Here-
This is the Engine Sealant I recommend-
In this video I show how to remove the front cover on the 3.0L 12v Vulcan
engine. Coolant leak from the main coolant ports is very common on these.
This can be a very costly repair, with this video I am sure anyone with any
mechanical experience can handle this job with ease.
Tighten bolts in the sequence shown.
Tighten numbers 1-7 to 25 Nm (18 lb-ft).
Tighten numbers 8-12 to 10 Nm (89 lb-in).
Torque Sequence Illustration
13MM Crank Pulley Bolts- 37 ft lbs
Large Center Dampner Bolt- 107 ft lbs
Wheel Lug Nuts- 100 ft lbs
Supercharged Taurus SHO & Go-Pro HD test!
Just testing out my new HD Go-Pro motorsports camera. Was on my way to the
3rd kildars SHO meet in KOP. Awesome and very easy to use! Plus the HD is
AMAZING, blows the standard DEF out the water.
Turbo'd 90 SHO vs turbo'd SHO powered buggy
Friendly drag race at Speed World on 10-18-08, between a recently turbocharged 1990 SHO and me in my dune buggy. I
call the buggy "The Other Woman" and you might have seen my YouTube videos
of her with the Eaton blower on her at the sand drags at Gordon's Well in
At this race, the 90 kept up with me the entire way which is very
surprising when you consider that he's carrying at least a 1000 pounds more
than the buggy.
Colorado Speed - Running
This our Colorado Speed Project, and as you can see, it's almost done!
We're just tuning it now. Get ready SEMA because here we come!
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2015 Ford Taurus Start Up and Review 2.0 L Turbo 4-Cylinder
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Powertrain Options: 2.0 turbo
4-Cylinder, 3.5 L Twin turbo V6, or a
3.5 L V6 with a 6-Speed Automatic FWD or AWD
Information for 3.5 L V6 Engine
FUEL TYPE Flex-fuel (FFV)
FUEL TYPE Flex-fuel (unleaded/E85)
FUEL TANK CAPACITY 19.0 gal. R
ANGE IN MILES (CTY/HWY) 361.0/551.0 mi.
EPA MILEAGE EST. (CTY/HWY) 19/29 mpg
Engine & Performance
BASE ENGINE SIZE 3.5 L
CAM TYPE Double overhead cam (DOHC)
VALVE TIMING Variable
TORQUE 254 ft-lbs. @ 4000 rpm
horsepower 288 hp
@ 6500 rpm
Weights and Capacities
EPA INTERIOR VOLUME 122.3 cu.ft.
CURB WEIGHT 4054 lbs.
CARGO CAPACITY, ALL SEATS IN PLACE 20.1 cu.ft.
Competitors: Chevrolet Impala, Toyota Avalon, Chrysler 300, Nissan Maxima,