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2004 Ford Taurus

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$19,945

starting MSRP

Key specs

Base trim shown

Sedan

Body style

6

Seating capacity

197.7” x 57.8”

Dimensions

Front-wheel drive

Drivetrain

Overview

The good:

  • Performance with the 200-hp engine
  • Interior space
  • Seat comfort

The bad:

  • Handling
  • Visibility
  • Resale value

5 trims

Starting msrp listed lowest to highest price

  • SLX AWD

  • LX

    $19,945

  • SE

    $21,765

  • SES

    $21,805

  • SEL

    $23,740

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Our 2004 Ford Taurus trim comparison will help you decide.

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Notable features

  • 155-hp or 200-hp V-6 engine
  • Sedan and wagon body styles
  • Four-speed automatic
  • Optional side-impact airbags

Consumer reviews

Rating breakdown (out of 5):
  • Comfort 4.4
  • Interior 4.0
  • Performance 4.3
  • Value 4.7
  • Exterior 3.8
  • Reliability 4.8
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Most recent consumer reviews

5.0

As reliable as a family van

I had a ford windstar family van before getting this car and i gotta say its as reliable (or even better) than what i had and its almost from the same year

3.0

economical car

has many wear & tear issues, but value for money. would recommend if you get for under 3K. rusting is a problem. avg fuel efficiency.

5.0

My First Baby

This car been with me threw thick in thin. Best first car i have ever had and someday it coupd be someone else first car.

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Safety

Based on the 2004 Ford Taurus base trim.
Frontal driver
4
Frontal passenger
5
Nhtsa rollover rating
4
Side driver
3
Side rear passenger
3

Warranty

New car and Certified Pre-Owned programs by Ford Blue Advantage Blue
New car program benefits
Bumper-to-bumper
36 months/36,000 miles
Corrosion
60 months/unlimited distance
Powertrain
36 months/36,000 miles
Roadside assistance
36 months/36,000 miles
Certified Pre-Owned program benefits
Maximum age/mileage
Fords and many non-Ford vehicles up to 10 years old with less than 150,000 miles
Basic warranty terms
90-Day/4,000-Mile (whichever comes first) Comprehensive Limited Warranty
Powertrain
Available
Dealer certification required
139-point inspection
Roadside assistance
Yes
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