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2008 Ford Taurus X CAR/TRUCK REPAIR PROCEDURES AND DIAGRAMS - WHAT Ford REPAIR SHOPS DON'T WANT YOU TO KNOW

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    BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 2008 Ford Taurus X AUTOMOBILES

    Hydraulic Brake Systems -> Brake System Bleed -> System Priming -> Wheel Bleeding Sequence
    Vehicle: 2008 Ford Taurus X Limited 3.5 V6 GAS

    Pressure bleeding is recommended for all hydraulic brake systems. Ensure all dirt and contaminants are removed from master cylinder area prior to removing reservoir cap.

    To prevent air from the pressure tank getting into the lines, do not shake the tank while air is being added to the tank or after it has been pressurized. Set the tank in the required location, bring the air hose to the tank, and do not move it during the bleeding operation. The tank should be kept at least one-third full.

    On vehicles equipped with disc brakes and master cylinders without proportioners or press...

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    DRIVELINE, U-JOINT & CV AXLES REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2008 Ford Taurus X AUTOMOBILES

    DRIVESHAFT, Replace
    Vehicle: 2008 Ford Taurus X Eddie Bauer 3.5 V6 GAS

    Index-mark both driveshaft flanges.

    • With vehicle in NEUTRAL, position it on a hoist.
    • Remove muffler and tailpipe.
    • Remove exhaust support brace bolts and exhaust brace.
    • Remove and discard CV joint flange bolt and washer assemblies. Do not reuse the bolt and washer assemblies for the rear constant velocity (CV) joint flange. Install new assemblies or damage to the vehicle may occur.
    • Separate driveshaft CV flange from rear drive unit flange using a flat blade screwdriver.
    • Remove and discard driveshaft-to-transfer case bolts....

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    TIRE PRESSURE MONITORING SYSTEM PROCEDURES FOR 2008 Ford Taurus X AUTOMOBILES

    Reset Procedures
    Vehicle: 2008 Ford Taurus X SEL 3.5 V6 GAS

    If the system detects low tire pressure, CHECK TIRE PRESSURE lamp will illuminate. Inflating tire(s) to recommended pressure will clear the tire ...

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    STARTER & ALTERNATOR REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2008 Ford Taurus X AUTOMOBILES

    Starter, Replace
    Vehicle: 2008 Ford Taurus X Limited 3.5 V6 GAS

    The heavy gauge input lead connected to starter solenoid is hot at all times. Ensure protective cap is installed over terminal and is replaced after service.

    • Disconnect battery ground cable.
    • Raise and support vehicle.
    • Remove lower air deflector.
    • Remove starter solenoid safety cap.
    • Remove starter so...

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    MAINTENANCE LAMP RESET PROCEDURES FOR 2008 Ford Taurus X AUTOMOBILES

    Ford Motor Co. Cars -> Check Fuel Cap Lamp ->
    Vehicle: 2008 Ford Taurus X Eddie Bauer 3.5 V6 GAS

    The Check Fuel Cap Lamp will illuminate momentarily when the ignition switch is placed in the On position as a bulb check. If the lamp remains...

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    RADIATOR & HOSE REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2008 Ford Taurus X AUTOMOBILES

    Radiator, Replace
    Vehicle: 2008 Ford Taurus X Limited 3.5 V6 GAS

    • Drain coolant into a suitable container.
    • Remove cooling fan motor and shroud.
    • Remove front bumper cover.
    • Disconnect upper radiator hose and lower degas bottle hose from radiator.
    • Disconnect lower radiator hose from radiator.
    • Lift tabs and remove radi...

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    SERPENTINE BELT SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 2008 Ford Taurus X AUTOMOBILES

    Serpentine Drive Belt, Replace
    Vehicle: 2008 Ford Taurus X SEL 3.5 V6 GAS

    Under no circumstances should accessory drive belt, tensioner or pulleys be lubricated as potential damage to belt material and tensioner damping mechanism will occur. Do not apply any fluids or belt dressing to accessory drive belt or pulleys.

    • Disconnect battery ground cable from ...

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    COMPONENT LOCATION DIAGRAMS FOR 2008 Ford Taurus X AUTOMOBILES

    Component location diagrams for most 2008 Ford Taurus X cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1990+.

    Body Diagram for 2008 Ford Taurus X Limited 3.5 V6 GASBody Diagram for 2008 Ford Taurus X Limited 3.5 V6 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Satellite Radio Antenna Cable
  • SDARS Module Electrical Connector
  • Audio Components Diagram for 2008 Ford Taurus X Limited 3.5 V6 GASAudio Components Diagram for 2008 Ford Taurus X Limited 3.5 V6 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Satellite Digital Audio Receiver System Module
  • Satellite Radio Antenna Cable Electrical Connector
  • SDARS Module Jumper Harness
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    WIRING DIAGRAMS FOR 2008 Ford Taurus X AUTOMOBILES

    OEM drawn wiring diagrams for most 2008 Ford Taurus X cars and light trucks sold in the U.S.

    2008 Ford Taurus X SEL 3.5 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram2008 Ford Taurus X SEL 3.5 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Liftgate Lock Actuator
  • Smart Junction Box
  • License Lamp/Liftgate Release Switch
  • 2008 Ford Taurus X Limited 3.5 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram2008 Ford Taurus X Limited 3.5 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Driver Seat Horizontal Motor
  • Driver Seat Recliner Motor
  • Driver Seat Front Height Motor
  • Driver Seat Rear Height Motor
  • Battery Junction Box
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    TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETINS FOR 2008 Ford Taurus X AUTOMOBILES

    OEM TSB listings for most 2008 Ford Taurus X cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1985+.

    Document: Passenger Frontal Air Bag - Trim Cover Fit
    Vehicle: 2008 Ford Taurus X SEL 3.5 V6 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Seats, Belts, Interior Trim, Carpets, Air Bags
  • Document: SERVICE TIP - POWER TAKE-OFF UNIT (PTU) - RIGHT HAND INTERMEDIATE SHAFT SEAL LEAKS
    Vehicle: 2008 Ford Taurus X SEL 3.5 V6 GAS

    Symptoms:
  • Leaks
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    COMPONENT/PARTS SPECIFICATIONS FOR 2008 Ford Taurus X AUTOMOBILES

    BRAKE SPECIFICATIONS: Brake drum, rotor, caliper, and related specifications for most 2008 Ford Taurus X cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1970+.

    • Brake caliper mounting bolt torque
    • Brake drum runout, machining, & discard specs
    • Minimum brake lining thickness.
    • Brake rotor runout, parallelism, machining, discard, & finish specs

    A/C SYSTEM SPECIFICATIONS: Air conditioning refrigerant capacity and type as well as lubricant capacity for most 2008 Ford Taurus X cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+.

    • Refrigerant capacity & type, compressor oil viscosity, total system oil capacity & compressor clutch gap

    COOLING SYSTEM BLEED: Cooling system bleeder valve identification, bleeder type and bleed procedures for most domestic and imported cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1986+.

    PREVENTIVE MAINTENANCE: Preventive maintenance recommendations and required services for most domestic and imported cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+. Includes severe and routine service schedules

    QUICK-LUBE and ILLUSTRATIONS: Fluid recommendations, capacities, drain plug torques, tire data, and severe service recommended preventive maintenance schedules. Information covers most 2008 Ford Taurus X cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+. Engine and chassis service images.

    • Automatic transmission/transaxles capacities, lubricant recommendations
    • Differential/final drive capacities, lube recommendations, grades, & viscosities
    • Final drive fill & drain plug torques
    • Number of lubrication fittings & plugs
    • Power steering, brake, & clutch fluid recommendations
    • Manual transmission/transaxle capacities, lube recommendations, grades, & viscosities
    • Number of lubrication fittings & plugs
    • Power steering, brake, & clutch fluid recommendations
    • Engine oil capacities, API grade recommendations, SAE viscosity recommendations, drain plug torque
    • Severe service maintenance & interval recommendations
    • Tire sizes, wheel nut/bolt torque, pressures & rim sizes
    • Transfer case capacities, lube recommendations, grades, & viscosities

    TUNE-UP & DRIVEABILITY SPECIFICATIONS: Most tune-up specifications for most 2008 Ford Taurus X cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+

    • Airflow sensor electrical specifications
    • Tensioning specifications for systems with automatic tensioners
    • Barometric pressure sensor specs
    • Battery group number and cranking performance
    • Crankshaft & camshaft position sensor resistance
    • Engine compression pressures
    • Coolant temperature sensor specs
    • Computer advance.
    • Diesel fuel temperature sensor resistance.
    • Distributor advance specifications
    • Ignition pickup coil resistance
    • Exhaust gas recirculation temperature sensor resistance
    • Engine fastener torque values
    • Firing order diagrams
    • Fuel system pressures
    • Generator (alternator) specs
    • Intake air temperature sensor specs
    • Ignition coil specifications
    • Fuel injector resistance
    • Engine idle speeds
    • Knock sensor resistance
    • Manifold absolute pressure sensor specs
    • Mixture control solenoid resistance
    • Voltage regulator specs
    • Spark plug applications & gaps
    • Starter motor electrical specs.
    • Tensioning specifications for systems without automatic tensioners
    • Throttle body temperature sensor resistance
    • Ignition timing in degrees at rpm
    • Transmission oil temperature sensor resistance
    • Throttle position sensor specs
    • Vacuum sensor valve specs

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