To remove the rear bumper cover on a 1993 Ford Taurus wagon, the lights need to be disconnected in the rear. Once all electrical connections are disconnected in the rear, remove the taillights and the fuel filler overflow hose. Remove any nuts and bolts holding the bumper cover on. Using needle nose pliers, pop the push pins around the bumper cover upwards. Slowly pull on the bumper to remove it.
Remove the Dash.
There are 2-3 types. Basically you remove antenna and it's power box from left rear cover.
Turn wheel fully in for easier access. Remove clips from bottom of bumper cover (2 ea). Pull mud guard away from bumper cover. Disconnect plug. Remove cover by rotating counterclockwise. Change bulb. Reinstall cover & connector. Verify operation. Reinstall Mudguard. Put wheels straight so wife won't scratch car.....
I think you have to remove the front bumper to get full control to the bulb.
The rear tailgate lock on my taurus wagon will not unlock. How do I open the back panel to get to the mechanism
If it's like my 1999 Taurus Wagon...push in the button that the key goes into
The "last" Taurus wagon was produced in December 2004, which would have been a 2005 model year. The Taurus name though was revived after a short retirement, and in the 2008 model year, the "Freestyle" was rebadged as the Taurus X, taking it's place in the lineup as a wagon model.
No, the wagon bumpers were different
First you need to support the engine from underneath, so you can remove the motor support right above the cover you want to remove. Remove serpentine belt, tensioner and this should give you enough room to remove the timing belt cover.
First you have to remove the cover after cover is removed turn the build holder counter clockwise
Caution:Some models are equipped with an anti-theft radio.Before disconnecting the battery cable make sure you have the activation code for the radio.FRONT BUMPERApply the parking brake raise car and support it securely on jackstandsDisconnect negative battery cable then the positive battery cable and wait two minutes before proceedingRemove the retaining screws securing the air deflector and upper side of the bumperRemove the turn signal light or the headlightDetach the screws securing lower side of the bumper coverOnce the cover is removed remove the retaining bolts or nuts and detach the bumper assemblyREAR BUMPERIf necessary for working clearance raise the rear of car and support it on jackstandsRemove the retaining screws in the wheel well and along the upper and lower edges of the bumper cover.On station wagons remove the tail light housings. Remove the rear trim plate and pull the luggage compartment trim out for access then remove the remaining bumper cover retaining screws.Remove the bumper boltsOn station wagon models remove the rear window washer fluid reservoir for access to the bumper retaining bolts.The reamaining bumper bolts are accessible from belowPull the bumper and cover assembly out and away from the vehicle