Thunderbird v8 is making a whistling noise? Could it be the air conditioning compressor or the lift tensioner.

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Asked by Mar 03, 2013 at 08:42 AM about the 1995 Ford Thunderbird LX

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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tenspeed
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It could be many things. Maybe a vacuum leak. Check it out with a mechanics stethoscope.

Doubtful about A/C or tensioner. Far more likely vacuum, like he said even direct intake manifold leak, not necessarily a hose

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