August 10, 2022

If you are the owner of a 2000 Ford Taurus, then you may be wondering where the starter is located. This blog post will provide that information for you, as well as show you how to replace it if necessary.

The starter is located on the front of the engine, near the transmission bell housing.

 

How much does a starter cost for a 2000 Ford Taurus?

If you need to replace the starter on your 2000 Ford Taurus, you can expect to pay anywhere from $275-$400 for the part itself. The labor costs will depend on the mechanic you use and how much experience they have. Expect to pay around $55-$80 for labor, depending on the shop. All in all, you’re looking at a total cost of $330-$480 to replace the starter on your 2000 Ford Taurus.

How do you test a starter to see if it’s good?

There are a few ways that you can test your starter to see if it’s good. One way is to turn the key to the “start” position and listen for a clicking noise. If you hear this noise, then chances are your starter is good. Another way is to use a voltmeter or test light.

Can I drive with a starter problem?

If there is a problem with the starter, vehicles with automatic transmissions will not start. If your automobile has a manual transmission, you can start it by turning the key to the “On” position, jerking it in and out twice quickly, pushing the car until it reaches approximately 10 mph, then letting go of the clutch.