Electric Power Steering 2012 Ford Taurus On Board Diagnostic System. Your vehicle's electronic power steering system (EPS) relies on a computer-controlled electric motor to operate the steering rack. The most recently reported issues are listed below.
The system is fairly reliable; but if the vehicle's steering suddenly has a different feel to it or becomes noisy, it could be in need of maintenance. The control module for the EPS system has detected a fault in the system. A small power steering fluid leak can make your Taurus hard to turn.
IT WAS AT JONES WEST FOR A POWER STEERING RECALL.
The computer provides information for the fuel system, emissions system, engine management system and transmission.
WHILE ON THE INTERSTATE BACK HOME THE ADAPTIVE CRUISE CONTROL, FAULTED AND CAUSED A WARNING TO APPEAR, AS WELL AS A COLLISION AVOIDANCE FAULT. The contact had to coast the vehicle to the side of the road, wait ten minutes, and resume driving. This is a known issue related to an electrical problem with the power steering system in the Ford.