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Old 04-04-2014, 02:21 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default What kind of engine is in my Taurus??

I just bought a 2005 Taurus SE with a 3.0 V6 engine. How do I know WHICH V6 is in there (Vulcan or Duretec)????
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Old 04-04-2014, 02:32 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Its most likely a Vulcan since its a 05, SE.

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Old 04-04-2014, 03:10 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Look for a "U" in the VIN, will confirm
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