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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


Dash Panel Lights Off On 1997 Thunderbird Lx

I decided to re-word this question from yesterday....... My dash panel lights are out on my 1997 Thunderbird LX. It started when they would intermittently go out in the summer weather. Now the lights ...

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Ivarene Bennett

What Could Be Wrong With A 97 Thunderbird That Has Been Sitting Up For 4-5 ...

acts like it is sticking before it starts, has to warm up before it will go

10 views with 1 answer (last answer 3 weeks ago)

T-bird Wont Start.

I changed the oil in my 97 T-bird. Afterwards I cranked it up normally and let it idle up on the car ramps for about 15 minutes. It suddenly died and would not start back up. It will still try to cran...

14 views with 2 answers (last answer 3 weeks ago)

On A 1997 Ford Thunderbird Lx 4.6, What Would Cause The Cooling Fans To Run...

This car will not start untill the cooling fans shut off and the Service Engine Soon light blinks. This happens every time I start the car. The length of time I have to wait gets longer the colder it ...

64 views with 2 answers (last answer 4 weeks ago)
John Ijames

97 Thunderbird

wont start until fan and fuel pump shuts off and no fir on coils until then

16 views with 1 answer (last answer 4 weeks ago)