Ford Taurus
Mercury Sable

Where is the radiator drain on a 1986-1995 Taurus - Sable?

User Avatar
Wiki User
2010-12-20 06:22:16


Should be on the bottom of the radiator. If you see none, then

just remove the lower radiator hose.


The drain petcock should be on bottom, drivers-side of the

radiator. It'll take a while to drain it through the petcock. Be

sure to open the radiator cap to allow air into the system to help

it go faster.

Although it's likely to be messy as heck, I usually take a large

drainpan and pop the lower radiator hose off.

Please keep in mind, most if not all radiator petcocks are a

left hand thread

there is a drain on lower left side of radiator. unscrew and


Copyright © 2020 Multiply Media, LLC. All Rights Reserved. The material on this site can not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, cached or otherwise used, except with prior written permission of Multiply.