my 99 ford Taurus 3.0 v6 wont start, fuel pump is ok, has fuel and air going to engine but no fire.

Asked by Oct 12, 2014 at 09:56 AM about the 1999 Ford Taurus

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

we tried starting  it with starter fluid and giving it a jump. we also ran a computer on it but nothing showed up. any suggestions?

3 Answers

257,705

Might be a short to ground. Check all your battery cables and grounds, plus all ignition wiring.

2 of 2 people found this helpful.
10

I had this issue and replaced my battery. While installing the battery I noticed my car moved when I leaned against it, replaced shifter cable.

1 of 1 people found this helpful.

thanks imma check that stuff out

Your Answer

Taurus

Looking for a Used Taurus in your area?

CarGurus has 15,799 nationwide Taurus listings starting at $1,850.

ZIP:

Ford Taurus Experts

  • #1
    Tom Demyan
    Reputation
    4,250
  • #2
    dandyoun
    Reputation
    2,040
  • #3
    lightGear
    Reputation
    1,960
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Chevrolet Impala
545 Great Deals out of 35,192 listings starting at $900
Used Ford Explorer
914 Great Deals out of 67,921 listings starting at $1,495
Used Ford Mustang
591 Great Deals out of 36,206 listings starting at $1,200
Used Ford F-150
2,565 Great Deals out of 195,337 listings starting at $1,300
Used Chevrolet Malibu
976 Great Deals out of 65,935 listings starting at $1,000
Used Honda Accord
1,022 Great Deals out of 57,886 listings starting at $1,099
Used Ford Focus
804 Great Deals out of 55,008 listings starting at $800
Used Toyota Camry
928 Great Deals out of 80,593 listings starting at $1,440
Used Nissan Maxima
266 Great Deals out of 22,818 listings starting at $1,499

Used Cars For Sale

2017 Ford Taurus For Sale
4,929 listings starting at $16,995
2016 Ford Taurus For Sale
18 Great Deals out of 1,634 listings starting at $12,000
2015 Ford Taurus For Sale
34 Great Deals out of 1,426 listings starting at $9,700
2014 Ford Taurus For Sale
42 Great Deals out of 1,147 listings starting at $6,900
2013 Ford Taurus For Sale
34 Great Deals out of 1,217 listings starting at $6,599

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use.