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1997 Ford Thunderbird LX 2dr Coupe

1997 Ford Thunderbird
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Rear Wheel Drive, 2 Door Coupe LX, Mid-Size
18 mpg city / 26 mpg hwy
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oil pressure guage
My oil pressure guage drops to about a quarter of the way to the low side and will go back up when i step on the gas. Is this something i should worry about? car runs fine -thanks...
Asked by Timothy S September 25, 2010, 10:52 am 1 reply
car is stuck in park
i disconnected the linkage at the trans and still stuck in park
Asked by Christina R August 25, 2010, 6:05 pm 1 reply
MOTOR BREAKDOWN
MOTOR WILL BREAKDOWN A LITTLE AFTER MOTOR IS WARM.
Asked by Todd D August 20, 2010, 2:54 am 1 reply
How long should it take to change the transmission screen and gasket?
The transmission sounds like it is slipping and shifting strangely, if at all. I fear it's a bigger problem, but you've got to start somewhere.
Asked by Casey B August 8, 2010, 8:39 pm 1 reply
Octane required
Hello I just wanted to ask a question about the Octane type for my 1993 Ford Thunderbird LX V6 3.8L. I know on the dash it says that it requires "Premium Unleaded". Is it ok to use...
Asked by Greg W August 5, 2010, 4:47 pm 1 reply
how do open the fuse panel so i can remove a fuse
the kill switch is connected to the right turn signal and the turn signals have recently stopped working at intervals so i'm frequently having trouble starting the car because of t...
Asked by Charlene D July 22, 2010, 1:10 pm 3 replies
abs light and traction control light on.
Took the car and had codes read. "C1235; rr speed sensor imput missing". Disconnected the rear speed sensors and checked resistance of sensors. Both read the same, about 17 ohms...
Asked by   July 22, 2010, 2:25 pm 1 reply
i have elect. problems
od button wire broke and sparks flew.nom my ac blower motor dont work,my compresser gets power.my control panel lights stopped along with my voltage gauge.i did not see a fuse blow...
Asked by AutomotiveForums M July 10, 2010, 9:35 am 1 reply
I have an electrical problem.HELP!!!!!!!!!!
My wife drives the car,and the shift knob was loose.Somehow the automatic overdrive button wire broke,that resulted in the ac blower motor not to work,along with ac control panel,h...
Asked by AutomotiveForums M July 9, 2010, 12:32 pm 1 reply
RE: Water in Trunk
Thank you for responding but the new TBirds have a 2 1/2" lip around the trunk. Water could not get in that way if you left the trunk lid open. But I did check the seal as you sugg...
Asked by   June 29, 2010, 9:39 am 1 reply




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