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Engine 3.5L 6-Cylinder DOHC

  • Recommended oil viscosity: 5W-20

  • Oil capacity: 6.0 quarts

Spark Plug Gap

  • 3.5L 6-Cylinder: 0.032''

Engine coolant

  • Type: 

    • Engine coolant (U.S. and Mexico): Motorcraft® Orange Prediluted Antifreeze/Coolant  VC-3DIL-B WSS-M97B44-D2

    • Engine coolant (Canada): Motorcraft® Orange Prediluted Antifreeze/Coolant CVC-3DIL-B WSS-M97B44-D2
  • Capacity: Between MIN/MAX on brake fluid reservoir

Brake fluid

  • Type: Motorcraft® DOT 4 Low Viscosity (LV) High Performance Motor Vehicle Brake Fluid PM-20 WSS-M6C65-A2

  • Capacity: 2.4 pt (1.15 L)

Rear differential (All Wheel Drive) fluid

  • Type: 

    • (U.S. and Mexico) Motorcraft® SAE 80W-90 Premium Rear Axle Lubricant XY-80W90-QL WSP-M2C197-A

    • (Canada) Motorcraft® SAE 80W-90 Premium Rear Axle Lubricant  CXY-80W90-1L WSP-M2C197-A
  • Capacity:10.9 qt (10.3 L) 1

Automatic transmission fluid

  • Type: 

    • (U.S. and Mexico) Motorcraft® MERCON® LV Automatic Transmission Fluid MERCON® LV XT-10-QLVC WSS-M2C938-A

    • (Canada) Motorcraft® MERCON® LV Automatic Transmission Fluid MERCON® LV CXT-10-LV12 WSS-M2C938-A

  • Capacity:17.9 fl oz (0.53 L)

Power Transfer Unit (PTU) fluid (All Wheel Drive)

  • Type: 

    • (U.S. and Mexico) Motorcraft® SAE 75W-140 Synthetic Rear Axle Lubricant XY-75W140-QL WSL-M2C192-A

    • (Canada) Motorcraft® SAE 75W-140 Synthetic Rear Axle Lubricant  CXY-75W140-1L WSL-M2C192-A

  •  Capacity: Fill as required

Windshield washer fluid

  • Type: 

    • (U.S. and Mexico) Motorcraft® Premium Windshield Wash Concentrate with Bitterant ZC-32-B2 WSS-M14P19-A

    • (Canada) Motorcraft® Premium Quality Windshield Washer Fluid  CXC-37-(A, B, D, F) WSS-M14P19-A

  • Capacity: 19.0 gal (71.9 L)

Fuel tank

  • Capacity: 1.43 lb (0.65 kg)

A/C refrigerant

  • Type: 

    • (U.S. and Mexico) Motorcraft® R-134a Refrigerant YN-19 WSH-M17B19-A

    • (Canada) Motorcraft® R-134a Refrigerant MYN-19-R WSH-M17B19-A

  • Capacity: 5.24 fl oz (155 ml)

A/C refrigerant compressor oil

  • Type: Motorcraft® PAG Refrigerant Compressor Oil YN-12-D WSH-M1C231-B

  • Capacity: 5.24 fl oz (155 ml)

Transmission, parking brake linkage and pivots and brake pedal shift grease

  • Type: Premium Long-Life Grease XG-1-E1

Multi-purpose grease

  • Type: Motorcraft® Multi-Purpose Grease Spray XL-5-A ESB-M1C93-B

Lock cylinders

  • Type:

    • (U.S.) Penetrating and Lock Lubricant XL-1

    • (Canada): Penetrating FluidCXC-51-A



  • 1.5 L CAF479QA3 I4

  • 2.0 L EcoBoost I4

  • 2.7 L EcoBoost V6


  • 6-speed automatic

  • 8-speed automatic (2019) 

Fuel Consumption


Safety Ratings



  1. 2019 Ford Taurus Owners Manual 

  2. Ford Taurus-

  3. US Department of Energy -

  4. NHTSA | National Highway Traffic Safety Administration -


Front Lights


  • Front Sidemarker Light Bulb:

    • 168NA

    • 168

  • Front Turn Signal Light Bulb: 3457NAK

  • High Beam and Low Beam Headlight Bulb:

    • 9012

    • HID-D3S

Rear Lights

  • Back Up Light Bulb: 921

  • Brake Light Bulb: LED

  • Center High Mount Stop Light Bulb: LED

  • License Plate Light Bulb: 6418

  • Parking Light Bulb: 3457NAK

  • Rear Sidemarker Light Bulb: LED

  • Rear Turn Signal Light Bulb: LED

  • Tail Light Bulb: LED


Interior Lights


  • Dome Light Bulb: 2825L

  • Map Light Bulb: 2825L