Will starter from a 1988 ford LTD work on a 2003 Ford Taurus?

Asked by Dec 15, 2014 at 11:31 PM

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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I've never tried it, but I'm going to say something that old will never bolt up to something that new. I don't even think the engines are the same.

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The 1988 LTD was a Windsor V8, either a 4.9 or 5.8L, rear wheel drive. The 2003 Taurus was a V6, 3.0L transverse mounted front wheel drive. Without looking at any specs I would guess no way in hades would these two share a starter.

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