You will know you have a DURATEC if it looks like a BOMB went off under your hood!
What Ford have the Duratec engine?
The original 1993 Duratec V6 engine was designed by Ford and Porsche. Ford first introduced this engine in the Ford Mondeo. Over time, “Duratec” became an omnibus name for Ford’s gasoline engines unrelated to the original V6.
|Ford Duratec engine|
|Successor||Ecoboost (for 2.0L – 2.3L) Ingenium AJ200 (for I4 Turbo)|
What cars have the Duratec engine?
For the US market, Duratec is a family of 4, 6 and 12 cylinder gasoline engines used primarily for Ford, Mazda, Lincoln, and Mercury vehicles. The original Duratec was the 2.5L V6 as found in the Mondeo. With the introduction of the 2000 Mondeo, the 1.8L and 2.0L powerplants then became Duratecs.
Is my Taurus a Vulcan or Duratec?
Uses pushrods. So if you have the 24v motor it is the duratec. Just pop the hood and it should say ‘duratec’ on it. If it doesn’t, then you have the vulcan.
What’s the difference between a Zetec and Duratec engine?
The biggest differences between the Zetec and Duratec are: Zetec is an iron block, Duratec is aluminum. Belt driven non-interference cams on the Zetec, chain driven interference cams on the Duratec. Exhaust is on the front of the Zetec, while its in the back on the Duratec.
What cars have a 2.5 Duratec engine?
2.5 Duratec I4 Vehicle Applications
- 2009-2019 Ford Escape.
- 2010-2019 Ford Fusion.
- 2010-2013 Ford Fusion Hybrid.
- 2014-2018 Ford Transit Connect.
- 2011 Lincoln MKZ Hybrid.
- 2010-2013 Mercury Milan.
- 2010-2011 Mercury Milan Hybrid.
What cars have a 2.3 Duratec engine?
Ford 2.3L Duratec 23 Engine
- Ford Escape.
- Ford Focus.
- Ford Fusion.
- Ford Ranger.
- Mercury Mariner.
- Mercury Milan.
Are Duratec engines good?
Ford 3.0L Duratec can be a reliable engine up to 100,000 miles when well maintained. There are a few issues to watch out for if the Duratec 3.0 L engine has been neglected or has high mileage. One of the most common problems with Ford 3L V6 Duratec engines is misfires that were not ignition or fuel-related.
Where are Ford Duratec engines made?
It is essentially a bored-out to 88.9 mm (3.50 in) Duratec 25 and is built in Ford’s Cleveland Engine #2 plant. A slightly modified version for the Ford Five Hundred entered production at the Cleveland Engine #1 plant in 2004. It has an aluminum engine block and aluminum DOHC cylinder heads.
Is the 2.0 Duratec a good engine?
Engine life of Duratec HE 2.0 is about 220,000 miles, but in practice, you can find cars equipped with that engine which has mileage more than 350,000 miles. The new Duratec HE GDI Ti-VCT replaced this engine in 2010. But we will remember the Duratec 2.0 engine as reliable, durable, the best of all Duratec engines.
Which is better Zetec or Duratec?
The 2.0L Duratec is superior in every way imaginable to the garden variety Zetec – more efficient, more powerful, more responsive to mods. But the 2.0 can only be found in an ’05 and up Focus, which in all other respects was not nearly as good a car.
Are Zetec engines good?
The Zetec engine is very reliable; with normal care, it will probably take you to 200K miles and beyond.
What does Zetec mean on a Ford Focus?
Zetec is a trim level offered across numerous Ford models. It fits between the more basic Studio and Style models and the range-topping Titanium line. Zetec is available on all mainstream Fords and costs around £3,000 more than the most basic models.