The 4th generation of the Taurus has a cumulative PainRank™ of 36.54. That can be compared against other Ford generations. Shopping for a Ford? You should probably steer clear of this generation.
Owners of the 2000–2007 Taurus model years have sent in 1732 complaints on CarComplaints.com. We've listed the three most common below. Most are about the transmission (49%) followed by the engine (12%) and the suspension (9%).