Does A Ford Taurus Have A Timing Belt (Cambelt) Or A Chain?
Here is a list of timing belts and timing chains for a Ford Taurus. Reference the model year with the corresponding engine to see if your car has a belt or a chain.
|Model Year||Engine||Belt / Chain|
|1991 - 1995||3.0 L SFI Vulcan V6||timing chain|
|3.8 L Essex V6||timing chain|
|1995 - 1999||3.0 L Vulcan||timing chain|
|3.0 L Duratec 30 V6||timing chain|
|2000-2007||3.0 L SFI (gasoline)||timing chain|
|3.0 L DOHC Duratec||timing chain|
|2008-2009||3.5 L Duratec 35||timing chain|
|2010 - 2017||3.5 L Cyclone V6||timing chain|
|3.5 L EcoBoost V6 365 hp||timing chain|
|3.7 L Cyclone V6||timing chain|
|2.0 L EcoBoost||timing chain|
|2.7 L T Ecoboost (China)||timing chain|
Which models have a belt/chain?
All Ford Taurus cars with the 3.0L Vulcan, 3.8L Essex, 3.5L Duratec, 3.7L Cyclone and also cars with the Ecoboost engines only have a timing chain.