there is no oil pressure in my 1997 ford taurus, but the oil is full?
The oil pump is bolted to the bottom of the engine , INSIDE the oil pan
You must remove the oil pan.
It is inside the crank-case.
The approximate cost to change an oil pan gasket, on your Ford Taurus, is $125. The oil pan gasket can be purchased for $10.
Because you need oil change
Oil is added as part of the charging procedure
According to the 1996 Ford Taurus Owner Guide : The 3.4 liter V8 engine in a 1996 Ford Taurus SHO takes : ( 6.5 U.S. quarts of 5W-30 engine oil with engine oil filter change )
It is located in the oil pan. Fairly big job to replace.
check camshaft sychronizer
how do i change m oil pump on my 93' explorer
You need the user manual as reference when changing the oil pump 5.4 Ford Expedition.
On a 3.8L 95 mustang the oil filter mounts to the oil pump.
For a 1995 Ford Taurus : With engine oil filter change : ( I believe that is 4.5 U.S. quarts for the 3.0 Vulcan , V6 engine ) * that's what it is on a 1996 Ford Taurus 3.0 Vulcan , V6 engine
Remove oil pan
Remove the oil pan. This will give you access to the pump.
take the oil pan cover off so you can get to the oil pump
What type of motor oil for a 2008 ford Taurus sel ========================================================== According to the 2008 Ford Taurus X Owner Guide : With engine oil filter change : The 3.5 liter V6 engine takes : ( 5.5 U.S. quarts of 5W-20 )
According to the 2008 Ford Taurus owner Guide : With engine oil filter change : The 3.5 , V6 engine takes ( 5.5 U.S. quarts of 5W-20 )
oil pump is inside oil pan, so yes it is a hard job
* low engine oil level * plugged oil filter * oil pump is failing * oil pressure sending unit is failing The first 2 are eliminated with a fresh oil change.
Change the head gasket.
For a 1999 Ford Taurus SHO with the 3.4 liter / 32 valve / V8 engine : With engine oil filter change : ( 6.5 U.S. quarts )
Have to drop oil pan