Having problems with your 2001 Ford Taurus ?

My 2001 ford taurus recently started to overheated even I drove, I kept filling with water. I was on my way to the store to get a thermostat when the engine started making a clicking noise when I would try to accelerate and couldn't get any rpms. The check engine light started blinking stop I went to pull over as I was slowing down to stop the car stalled out as if I had run out of gas. I can not get it to start now, it sound like it wants to start when I turn the key but just won't tur

Posted / edited by AnonymousUser on : 15-01-2018

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I would take the thermostat out and leave it out, and make sure the cooling system is full.
Drive it to a shop or parts store and get the computer scanned for trouble codes. The codes will point you in the direction of what to look for.
Once you take care of the check engine light problems you can try putting the new thermostat back in.
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