Starting problem

Asked by Jul 02, 2018 at 07:56 PM about the 2002 Ford Taurus

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I have a 2002 Ford Taurus that will crank but will
not start has spark and gas flow to the  to the
engine the car will periodically start run for a little bit
and then when you turn it off it will not restart

1 Answer


Would get the obd scanned. My first thoughts are a plugged fuel filter (might be getting some fuel but not enough) or a crank sensor issue. Have you checked the condition of your charging system such as doing a load test? So could be more than one issue.

1 people found this helpful.

Your Answer:

Ford Taurus Experts

  • #1
  • #2
    Arthur Smith
  • #3
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Chevrolet Impala
29 Great Deals out of 1,008 listings starting at $1,995
Used Ford Explorer
36 Great Deals out of 2,647 listings starting at $4,500
Used Ford Mustang
38 Great Deals out of 1,578 listings starting at $2,920
Used Ford F-150
172 Great Deals out of 9,794 listings starting at $2,990
Used Toyota Camry
48 Great Deals out of 1,602 listings starting at $2,209
Used Chevrolet Malibu
58 Great Deals out of 1,663 listings starting at $2,399
Used Honda Accord
58 Great Deals out of 1,726 listings starting at $1,795
Used Ford Focus
81 Great Deals out of 2,394 listings starting at $3,699
Used Jeep Grand Cherokee
78 Great Deals out of 4,820 listings starting at $3,499
Used Ford Escape
129 Great Deals out of 5,879 listings starting at $993

Used Cars for Sale

2019 Ford Taurus For Sale
17 listings starting at $33,897
2018 Ford Taurus For Sale
25 listings starting at $30,800
2017 Ford Taurus For Sale
4 Great Deals out of 78 listings starting at $22,999
2016 Ford Taurus For Sale
21 listings starting at $19,988
2015 Ford Taurus For Sale
26 listings starting at $8,000

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use. Content will be removed if CarGurus becomes aware that it violates our policies.