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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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idles rough and stumbles when gas pedal released at slow speeds
Car has new plugs/wires,cap/rotor,egr/egr position sensor,non adjustable tps,checked vacuum solenoids,one new cat,o2 sensor. Car idles rough and stubles when your going about 30 an...
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