6th Gen (2010 – 2018) Ford Taurus Problems

The 6th generation of the Taurus has a cumulative PainRank™ of 9.83. That can be compared against other Ford generations. Shopping for a Ford? So far, so good. But there are some warning signs to watch for.

Owners of the 2010–2018 Taurus model years have sent in 271 complaints on CarComplaints.com. We've listed the three most common below. Most are about the body (16%) followed by the engine (16%) and the brakes (9%).

Comparing Years in This Generation

Generations are a good baseline for prediciting reliability, but there will almost always be year-to-year differences. We've calculated a reliability score for each model year within this generation, but we've based that score on how the model year compares to all Ford model years.

Watch out for the 2010 model year which has the highest PainRank™ score in this generation.

Year Complaints Reliability PainRank (?)
2018 0
0.0
2017 0
0.0
2016 4
2.74
2015 7
3.53
2014 29
10.32
2013 81
21.07
2012 11
5.83
2011 56
20.4
2010 83
24.56

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