The 4 cylinder 1993 Taurus will go 1,000,000 miles easily with no repairs or
oil change. However, the 3.0 V-6 1993 Taurus will normally go about 150,000. The
requires maintenence and repair occasionally.
On Thu, 12 Jan 2006 02:40:23 GMT, Backyard Mechanic
Two ? TWO? ?
Haven't you ever heard of environmental responsibility? What a
waste! All vehicles have that red "add oil" light on the dash. Just
wait till that comes on and top up as necessary
Sadly one of our customers believed this (I won't mention her gender
lest it cause a flame war :-)
As for how far a 4 cylinder Taurus (or any other 4 cylinder will go)
depends upon how it's driven and maintained. with basic maintenance
and driven responsibly it will easily last until you're sick of it.
The engine will easily last 300,000 KMS if it has and continues to be
maintained and driven by an intelligent adults.
But why would you want to keep any vehicle that long? Vehicles are
after all, just expensive clothing for the vast majority of the
Drive it, enjoy it, deal it when you're bored with it. On to the next.
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