Look on fuse panel under dash, left of steering column.
I believe the procedures are either covered, or linked to the "Related Question" below regarding replacing the heater core - which is deep down inside the dash.
The fuse for the dash lamps is blown, or the power feed to the dash panel lamps faulty, or the dash ground has been lost.
is there a fuse box under the dash on a 1999 ford taurus
the 1973 f body fuses are separate for park lamps and dash lamps, so it must be in the light switch itself.
torque for 97 taurus head
Check the fuses.
Everything you could ever hope to know about Taurus/Sable fuses is well covered in the Owners Manual - with illustrations - particularly important if you have as hard a time reading label under the dash as I do. See "Related Questions" below for more
There are ( 2 ) exhaust manifolds on your 1997 Ford Taurus V6 engine
The switch for your lights is probably going bad or is dirty, you may also have a loose wire or connector. Find some way to spray WD40 inside the dash dimmer switch may help a lot.
In my case, you go to the dealer. $265 to replace the lamps. The dash has to be removed to get to the lamps. Had them all replaced to avoid having to do this again. Car has about $90K miles on it.
I believe that is in the back of the alternator
My 97 Mark did the same thing. It turned out to be a blown fuse. Cant remember which one but I do remember it was a 10 amp fuse.
The Check Engine Light (CEL) does not measure oil levels. There will be a specific dash/instrument panel warning light for oil - refer to the Owners Manual for specifics for your year Taurus. See "Related Questions" below for more
take to muffler shop
Does it turn over?Is it getting fuel and spark?
Check the dip stick.
1-----2-----3 4-----5-----6 front of Ford Taurus
would a cracked blocked cause a car to bubble antifreeze inside the reservoir of a 97 ford taurus ?
A very low idle can cause a 97 Ford Taurus to stall. Another reason for stalling may be transmission bands sticking, which does not allow the transmission to come out of gear on idle.
The dash of a 1997 Ford Taurus is removed by taking out the retaining screws, removing the retaining trim, and pulling each panel from the vehicle. The dash is broken down into several sections which require individual components like the radio or vents to be removed prior to taking the dash panels out.
Behind the center of the dash on the brace.
ask a repairman
symbols on dash of ford tarius 2001