my 1992 ford taurus power seat stopped working completely in the full forward position. Is it possible to buy a separate power seat switch? Is this the best solution to the presenting problem?

Asked by Mar 25, 2007 at 10:26 PM about the 1992 Ford Taurus

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

My 1992 Ford Taurus power seat stopped working today after I moved it to the full frontal position in order to put a baby car seat in the back (bummer).  Now none of the power seat functions work at all.  Is my best bet to get a new switch? do they sell them separately and where?

3 Answers

32,385

You need to replace your power seat motor. Ford parts department would be the best place to find that. hopefully they still make the part!

35

this is a real ford conundrum, I do believe what you've done is extended the track to far forward. If the seat has come to far forward the motor will stop.this is to prevent the seat from come right of the rail. If you take a soft 2pound or so rubber mallet and smack the front of the rails using the slide back button at the same time as striking it.This might fix your problem , also look underneath the seat to make sure return tension spring has not fallen lose. If so re afix it. Good Luck

1 of 1 people found this helpful.

you can replace the switch in the seat.

Your Answer

Taurus

Looking for a Used Taurus in your area?

CarGurus has 17,885 nationwide Taurus listings starting at $1,499.

ZIP:

Ford Taurus Experts

  • #1
    Tom Demyan
    Reputation
    4,070
  • #2
    dandyoun
    Reputation
    1,990
  • #3
    lightGear
    Reputation
    1,940
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Ford Explorer
810 Great Deals out of 63,290 listings starting at $1,495
Used Ford Mustang
756 Great Deals out of 42,819 listings starting at $1,300
Used Ford F-150
2,225 Great Deals out of 182,703 listings starting at $1,500
Used Honda Accord
1,029 Great Deals out of 63,283 listings starting at $999
Used Toyota Camry
1,106 Great Deals out of 72,798 listings starting at $1,000
Used Nissan Maxima
325 Great Deals out of 23,753 listings starting at $1,550
Used Nissan Altima
1,143 Great Deals out of 75,113 listings starting at $999

Used Cars For Sale

2017 Ford Taurus For Sale
5,821 listings starting at $15,990
2016 Ford Taurus For Sale
35 Great Deals out of 2,407 listings starting at $11,995
2015 Ford Taurus For Sale
39 Great Deals out of 1,424 listings starting at $9,500
2014 Ford Taurus For Sale
53 Great Deals out of 1,380 listings starting at $6,995
2013 Ford Taurus For Sale
41 Great Deals out of 1,371 listings starting at $5,995

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.