2011 Ford TAURUS Engine Problems, Complaints and Defects, Recalls and Failures

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2011 Ford TAURUS Engine Problems, Complaints and Defects

 Issue ID980778
 Internal NHTSA #10512107
 ManufacurerFord Motor Company
 BrandFORD
 ModelTAURUS
 Model Year2011
 File date15/05/13
 ComponentENGINE
Product type codeVEHICLE
 Description of the problemI have the taurus sho with the ecoboost engine. The vehicle occasionally shutters when accelerating from a stop or low speeds. It will "miss" and then "catch" and accelerate when pressing the gas pedal. This occurs randomly and in no pattern at all. I took the vehicle to the dealer in december 2012 and they claimed they could not replicate the issue. They indicated no awareness that this was a "known issue" with the car (i have the service receipt if needed). This has occurred since purchasing the car with ~9,000 miles on it in march of 2012. This also occurs rarely at higher speeds. Occasionally the cruise control will cancel and the car will shutter at highway speeds. This happens much less frequently than when the car is at low speeds or a stop. I read a usa today article today that other owners of the ecoboost 3. 5l v6 are complaining about this. It is definitely a problem with my car, and the description provided in the article describes my problem exactly.
 Vehicle Mileage at Failure26968
Number of Occurences1
Source of the issueNHTSA WEB SITE
 City and StateAVONDALE, PA
VIN pattern 1FAHP2KT7BGXXXXXX
 Was vehicle invloved in a crash?N
 Was vehicle involved in a fire?N
 Was incedent reported to police?N
 Was medical attention required?
 Was part original equipment?
No. of injured persons0
No. of fatalities0
 Date of purchase24/10/20
Was original owner?N
Anti-lock brakesN
Cruise controlN
Number of cylinders6
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 Vehicle speed5
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 Location of tire code
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 Was defective tire repaired?
 Date of manufacture
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  • What is Recall?

    A recall is when a product is removed from the market or a correction is made to the product because it is either defective or potentially harmful.
  • What is Failure?

    Failure is the state or condition of not meeting a desirable or intended objective, and may be viewed as the opposite of success. Product failure ranges from failure to sell the product to fracture of the product, in the worst cases leading to personal injury, the province of forensic engineering.
  • What is Defect?

    Non-conformance of a car component with the specified requirements, or non-fulfillment of user expectations, including the safety aspects.
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