My ford taurus older one makes a loud knocking noise when i drive smokes then dies. Now it wont start!! Help

Asked by Aug 21, 2015 at 09:14 PM about the 1993 Ford Taurus

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Sounds like the engine is done. Knocking and smoking are signs that the engine is at the end of it's useful life. HTH. -Jim

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