where would trans fluid be leaking from on 1999 ford taurus

Asked by Aug 14, 2014 at 12:54 PM about the 1999 Ford Taurus SE

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

while driving 1.5 miles to work all the trans fluid leaked out. Filled up with 4 quarts of fluid
drove and didn't see it leaking. Where to begin?

4 Answers

263,885

Put a piece of cardboard under the car after you park it. If you see something, check under the car. Could be the pan gasket or hoses or connections that runs to the radiator. How is the coolant? Higher in the reserve tank? Could be your mixing trans fluid with the coolant, requiring a new radiator, coolant change, and transmission fluid change.

20

Hoses or lines to radiator

20

Hoses

could be coolant from the water pump. i had the same thing happen. and it was only $250.00 to have it fixed.

Your Answer

Taurus

Looking for a Used Taurus in your area?

CarGurus has 14,950 nationwide Taurus listings starting at $1,800.

ZIP:

Ford Taurus Experts

  • #1
    Tom Demyan
    Reputation
    4,300
  • #2
    dandyoun
    Reputation
    2,040
  • #3
    lightGear
    Reputation
    1,980
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Chevrolet Impala
585 Great Deals out of 34,402 listings starting at $900
Used Ford Explorer
1,236 Great Deals out of 69,037 listings starting at $750
Used Ford F-150
3,213 Great Deals out of 219,867 listings starting at $1,200
Used Ford Mustang
590 Great Deals out of 38,990 listings starting at $1,895
Used Honda Accord
1,118 Great Deals out of 72,446 listings starting at $1,100
Used Chevrolet Malibu
1,085 Great Deals out of 61,697 listings starting at $880
Used Toyota Camry
1,097 Great Deals out of 86,334 listings starting at $800
Used Ford Focus
787 Great Deals out of 61,695 listings starting at $900
Used Nissan Maxima
329 Great Deals out of 21,727 listings starting at $999

Used Cars For Sale

2017 Ford Taurus SE For Sale
568 listings starting at $15,999
2016 Ford Taurus SE For Sale
94 listings starting at $14,773
2015 Ford Taurus SE For Sale
3 Great Deals out of 273 listings starting at $9,995
2014 Ford Taurus SE For Sale
4 Great Deals out of 101 listings starting at $7,950
2013 Ford Taurus SE For Sale
5 Great Deals out of 112 listings starting at $5,988

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.