Ford Taurus Owners Manual: Gauges

Type 1

Cluster shown in standard measure – metric clusters similar.

A. Tachometer


A. Tachometer

B. Information display. See Information displays for more information.

C. Speedometer

D. Fuel gauge

Fuel gauge

Indicates approximately how much fuel is left in the fuel tank (when the ignition is on). The fuel gauge may vary slightly when the vehicle is in motion or on a grade. The fuel icon and arrow indicates which side of the vehicle the fuel filler door is located.

Type 2

Cluster shown in standard measure – metric clusters similar.

A. Left information display. See Information displays for more


A. Left information display. See Information displays for more information.

B. Speedometer

C. Right information display. See MyFord Touch™ for more information.

    Warning lamps and indicators
    These indicators can alert you to a vehicle condition that may become serious enough to cause expensive repairs. Many lights will illuminate when you start your vehicle to make sure they work. If an ...

    Other materials:

    Instrument Cluster and Panel Illumination
    DESCRIPTION AND OPERATION Instrument Cluster and Panel Illumination Overview Dimmable Backlighting Dimmable illumination provides backlighting to certain switches and control components when the parking lamps are on. The level of backlighting intensity is adjusted by instrument panel dimmer switch ...

    General Procedures
    Timing Adjustment NOTE: Any time a roof opening panel motor is removed, the cables/mechanisms can experience free-play movement. It is important that the cables do not move. They are timed to be parallel with each other. If one or both are moved in either direction, they must be re-timed. NO ...

    Front manual seats
    WARNING: Do not adjust the driver’s seat or seatback while the vehicle is moving. WARNING: Rock the seat backward and forward after releasing the lever to make sure that it is fully engaged. Moving the seats backward and forward WARNING: Before returning the seatback to its original positi ...