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Ford Taunus Repair Manuals

Ford TaunusFree Ford Taunus repair manuals [pdf] for do-it-yourselfers. Content: general information; maintenance; common specs & procedures; DTC index (trouble codes); accessories & equipment; body & frame; brakes; driveline/axles; electrical; wiring diagrams; engine; engine performance; HVAC; lighting; restraints; steering; suspension; transmission.

The 1st generation of Ford Taunus (TC) was introduced in 1970 in 2-door or 4-door saloon, 5-door station wagon and 2-door coupe body styles. Eight trim levels were available: Bravo, L, GL, LS, GLS, S, Ghia, and Ghia S. The standard transmission was the 4-speed manual while the 3-speed Borg-Warner B35 automatic was an option (except the 1.3L TL13 model). In 1973, Ford Taunus was facelifted (the 1.6L TL16 was upgraded). The 2nd generation Ford Taunus was introduced in 1976 in the same body style. The new 2.0L TL20 engine was added. The 3rd generation Ford Taunus was introduced in 1979.
Engines:
– 1.3 L Pinto TL13 OHC I4 58-62 hp (43-46 kW) 72-72 lb·ft (97-98 N·m);
– 1.6 L Pinto TL16 OHC I4 64-71 hp (48-53 kW) 82-87 lb·ft (111-118 N·m);
– 2.0 L Pinto TL20 OHC I4 86-99 hp (64-74 kW) 100-115 lb·ft (140-156 N·m);
– 2.0 L Cologne V6 85-90 hp (63-66 kW) 111-117 lb·ft (151-158 N·m);
– 2.3 L Cologne V6 108-125 hp (79-92 kW) 130-138 lb·ft (176-187 N·m).
Ford Taunus technical specs:
Class: large family car
Body style: 2-door sedan, 4-door sedan, 5-door station wagon, 2-door coupe
Layout: front engine, rear-wheel-drive
Wheelbase: 101.5 in (2,579 mm)
Length: 170.9-176.4 in (4,340-4,480 mm)
Width: 66.9-67.4 in (1,700-1,712 mm)
Height: 53.6-53.7 in (1,362-1,363 mm)
Engines: 1.3L Pinto 58-62 hp (43-46 kW); 1.6L Pinto 64-71 hp (48-53 kW); 2.0L Pinto 86-99 hp (64-74 kW); 2.0L Cologne 85-90 hp (63-66 kW); 2.3L Cologne 108-125 hp (79-92 kW)
Transmissions: 3-speed Borg-Warner B35 automatic; 4-speed manual
Years: 1970, 1971, 1972, 1973, 1974, 1975, 1976, 1977, 1978, 1979, 1980, 1981, 1982
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