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1997 Ford Thunderbird Lx Sport V8....my First Car by Zach
 — This car means alot to me and i plan on restoring it one day. I have rode in this car since i was 10 years old and i never thought i would actually own it one day!! It was my aunts car and she passed ... Read More
Rocketship by exposures
 — Takes off like a rocket, there's a reason why they put these engines in police cars. Bought this new in 97 and the body style still looks great. The factory spoiler completes the look. Maintenance is... Read More
Impressive by 97TBirdOwner
 — The Ford Thunderbird in this generation is a very nice mix of performance, luxury, and style. They can be relatively inexpensive if you look around and get lucky. I drive this one daily, and as mentio... Read More

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Ford Thunderbird Questions

randallc79
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What Would Cause Headlights To Be On All The Time?

'97 Ford Thunderbird, which not sure what has happened but even without key in the ignition the heads stay on and it has drained the battery so bad, I've had to replace it. Any idea on what would c...

17 views with 3 answers (last answer 3 weeks ago)
Schmidty
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1997/thunderbird/v8. If The Electric Radiator Fan Comes On When Engine Is C...

radiator fan sensor. Where is it & how do you test it?

2,855 views with 25 answers (last answer 3 weeks ago)
wildspirt
5

Ford Thunderbird 1997. What Is The Plastic Piece That The Lights Attach To?...

I have a 1997 Ford Thunderbird. The guy before me took the bumper off and in the process broke the pieces that the corner light attaches to. It is a black detachable piece that hooks to the bumper. ...

6 views with 2 answers (last answer 3 weeks ago)
wildspirt
5

Fuel Pump Or Fuel Filter?

How do I tell if I need to replace the fuel pump vs. the fuel filter? My car is a 1997 Ford Thunderbird. In the mornings when I go to start it for work I have to wait 10-15 minutes for the car to bu...

9 views with 1 answer (last answer 3 weeks ago)
wildspirt
5

What Is The Valve In A Fuel Injected System Called?

I have a 1997 Ford Thunderbird that needs some repairs. Recently I have noticed it takes a while for the car to build pressure (prime) to the fuel pump. At first I thought it was the fuel pump but w...

14 views with 2 answers (last answer about a month ago)