1965 Ford Thunderbird Overview

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An "ageless Classic" by JT_Bird
 — The 65` T-Bird was my Second of this model bought in 2006, after I`d bought a 76` "BIG BIRD", and although I`ve had problems with the car ALL being due to the previous owners inability to finish the w... Read More
The Head Turner by T_birdman65
 — Got me one of the 65 "jet birds". She's beautiful. She's my first car and I got her for only $3,200 with only 62,000 original miles! Not a thing wrong with her except the need for some new heads. I lo... Read More
I Am A Happy Old Camper by oldtimer37
 — This was a real jewel when it came out in 65. Front disk brakes, sequential tail lights and more. I had one when they were new and always regretted getting rid of it. I had always collected foreign... Read More

1965 Ford Thunderbird Overview

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1965 Ford Thunderbird

Uncharacteristically for the second year of a new generation, the 1965 Ford Thunderbird had many new features added, included standard front disc brakes and sequential turn signals (the tail lights indicated turn direction via light order flashing).  

A 6.4-liter, 390-cubic-inch V8 rated at 315 horsepower took 11 seconds to go from 0-60 mph, a deviation from the T-bird's muscle-car roots. Sales fell from 92,465 in 1964 to 74,972 in 1965, despite having many people interested in any of the T-bird trims: the convertible, hardtop, or Landau.

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Recently Purchased A 1965 Tbird, 390 Cid Engine; But It Has A 2 Bbl Carb In...

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65 Thunderbird Convertable Rear Deck Unscrews With Elect Switch But Does No...

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Still Waiting For Any Information On 65 Thunderbird Convertable Top Info.

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What Is The Best Carburetor To Replace The Factory Carb On A 1965 Thunderbi...

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65 Tbird Convertible Top Operation

Hey Guys, Please come up with an answer or direct me to a shop in Miami that is capable of repairing the operation & repair of top opening & closing. Thank you for your support.

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