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How do you reset the computer for a 2006 Ford Taurus

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How do you reset the computer for a 2006 Ford Taurus
Submitted: 8 years ago.
Category: Ford
Expert:  CTFordTech replied 8 years ago.

Hello andresith625 and Thank you for choosing Just Answer.


  • What would you like to reset and why, Please Explain?
Customer: replied 8 years ago.
The idle is off I just replaced the IAC valve and all the gauges flicker when I turn the car on.
Expert:  CTFordTech replied 8 years ago.

The only way to reset the cars computer is to have it flashed by a dealer. This will clear the memory. You can try disconnectinf the battery cables and touching them together for 10 seconds.