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Ford Make Overview

Passenger Cars

Ford Contour Overview
1995 - 2000 (used)
Ford Crown Victoria Overview
1955 - 2011 (used)
1954 Ford Customline Overview
1954 (announced)
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Ford Escort Overview
1968 - 2003 (used)
Ford Five Hundred Overview
2005 - 2007 (used)
2016 Ford Shelby GT350 Mustang Overview
2016 (announced)
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View Shelby GT350 Mustang questions
Ford Thunderbird Overview
1955 - 2005 (used)


Ford Bronco Overview
1966 - 1996 (used)
Ford Escape Hybrid Overview
2005 - 2012 (used)
Ford Excursion Overview
2000 - 2005 (used)
Ford Explorer Sport Overview
2001 - 2003 (used)
Ford Explorer Sport Trac Overview
2001 - 2010 (used)
Ford Freestyle Overview
2005 - 2007 (used)
Ford Taurus X Overview
2008 - 2009 (used)


Ford E-150 Overview
1981 - 2007 (used)
Ford E-250 Overview
1990 - 2007 (used)
Ford E-350 Overview
1990 - 2007 (used)
Ford Econoline Cargo Overview
1999 - 2007 (used)
Ford Econoline Wagon Overview
1999 - 2007 (used)
Ford Windstar Overview
1995 - 2003 (used)

Pickup Trucks

Ford Questions


If Your Truck Cranks But Will Not Start, What Would Be The Problem?

STARTING PROBLEM I have a 2000 ford f150 5.4L the truck cranks but will not start some times. if i spray starter fliud into the booster in will start up. but other times the truck will start then just...

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Ian ONeil

I Have A 1991 4x4 Automatic F150 With A 1992 4x4 Auto Transmission In It. ...

1991 F150 4X4 Northland Edition (auto trans). Put in a 1992 4X4 F150 auto trans. Now the speedometer won't work. How can I fix this?

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Power Window On Passenger Side Won't Come Down.

My 2008 F-150 crew cab passenger side front door window will not go down with a switch, I pulled the door panel and unplugged the motor and jumped it, and it went down and up with out a problem, I plu...

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Richard Patino

I Just Replaced The Brake Light Switch But My Brake Lights Keep Acting Up, ...

so yesterday I replaced the part and even got washers and a bushing for it and it kept acting weird and the brake lights would stay on. I had to wiggle the switch around to have it turn off.

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What Other Engines (for Example A Ford Ranger) Are Interchangeable With A 2...

I have a 2004 4.0L Ford Explorer which threw a rod. I am having a hard time finding a reasonably priced replacement engine. Is there another Ford engine I could look at also that is interchangeable ...

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Older Ford Models

Ford Aerostar Ford Anglia Ford Aspire
Ford Bantam Ford Bronco II Ford Capri
Ford Classic Ford Contour SVT Ford Corsair
Ford Cortina Ford Cougar Ford Country Squire
Ford Courier Ford Crestline Ford Custom
Ford EA Falcon Ford EL Falcon Ford EXP
Ford Econoline Pickup Ford Elite Ford Endeavour
Ford F-100 Ford F-150 SVT Lightning Ford F-550 Super Duty
Ford Fairlane Ford Fairmont Ford Falcon
Ford Festiva Ford Focus SVT Ford GT
Ford GT40 Ford Galaxie Ford Galaxy
Ford Granada Ford Ka Ford Kuga
Ford LTD Ford LTD Crown Victoria Ford Laser
Ford Maverick Ford Model 48 Ford Model A
Ford Model B Ford Model T Ford Mondeo
Ford Orion Ford Pinto Ford Popular
Ford Probe Ford Puma Ford RS200
Ford Ranchero Ford S-MAX Ford Sapphire
Ford Scorpio Ford Sierra Ford Taunus
Ford Telstar Ford Tempo Ford Territory
Ford Torino Ford Transit Connect Electric Ford Victoria
Ford Windstar Cargo Ford Zephyr

Ford History

One of the earliest manufacturers, Ford invented the mass-produced, assembly-line factory for cars.  Over the years the company has put out some of America's favorite classic cars, such as the sporty Ford Mustang and the Ford Thunderbird.  (Ford has also created some of the automotive world's most notable disasters, including the Edsel and the Pinto.)

Based in Dearborn, Michigan, the Ford Motor Company is a pillar of the US corporate community. Despite recent money woes and scattered layoffs, Ford continues to turn out some of the market's most popular products.  Ford's pickup trucks, especially the sales juggernaut F-150 line, are ubiquitous on farms and ranches across the US and Canada.  

In the late 1990s, Ford put a lot of its eggs into the 'bigger is better' basket, upsizing its truck lines and creating several SUV models.  The recent climb in gas prices and resulting contraction of the sport-utility vehicle market has been a tough pill for Ford to swallow.

Ford is something of a player on the international scene as well, with a 10% share of the European market.  Some of the popular fuel-efficient compacts marketed in Europe may be just the ticket to bail Ford out of its current woes.  And the company's acquisition of Jaguar (in 1989) and Volvo (in 1999) may be part of a long-term global strategy.

Ford's come a long way since founder Henry Ford marketed the Model T through the Sears Catalog, announcing that 'you could have any color you wanted, as long as it was black!'

In late 2006, Bill Ford announced that Alan Mulally would be taking over the role of CEO and President of Ford Motor Company; Bill Ford remains in the role of Executive Chairman.  

Mulally brings some important experience to Ford: as president and CEO of Boeing's Commercial Airplanes Division from 1998 to 2006, he engineered a dramatic corporate turnaround for the aeronautics giant.  Let's see whether Mulally's magic works for Ford as well!