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1988 Ford ThunderbirdReview
Guru94QPW9 writes:
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Best car from the worst era☢️ Be real / get real

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1988 Ford Thunderbird Review
Don says:
Awesome car to Mod !
vs1988 Mercury Cougar
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Looks/Style Ranked 1988 Mercury Cougar worse.
"Aero birds are the best !"
Would Buy Ranked 1988 Mercury Cougar worse.
"Great cars to Mod"
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1988 Ford Thunderbird LX RWDReview
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Great Car — Over all fun car. Easy to mod has everything in a luxury car with the attitude of a race car. Has few flaws that are easily over looked. Was one of the most dangerous cars not long ago but that's because kids were buying them. Has a very trq heavy 5.0

Primary Use: Commuting to work

Pros: Super smoth ride, fast and fully loaded with power everything

Cons: Parts are super hard to find

7 of 7 people found this review helpful.
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1988 Ford ThunderbirdReview
francine1983 writes:
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The Best Car I Have Ever Owned — I like how its a smooth ride, Dont like how it takes weeks to months to finde one part , and the fact that everything *bolt and nut wise is all Metric ? you need certin tools to work on it to fix

Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

Pros: This car it the Biznit,a nd this is the cadilac tha ford should bring back

Cons: Hard to finde parts for if anything is ever needed such as Roter, break pads, battry, rims ,

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1988 Ford ThunderbirdReview
Ethan writes:
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88 Thunderbird Turbocoupe Cp Autox Car — This car was built to race in autocross. Very little to do with comfort or anything besides handling and power. I did spend time making it stand out with the paint and wheels. This car is very fun to drive!

Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

Pros: The handling is great and really goes around the course, even with only 250hp

Cons: I'm still trying to dial in the suspension and next year it should be closer to 400hp.  

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1988 Ford ThunderbirdReview
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Looking Forward To Driving This More — Fun car haven't had the opportunity to drive much drives like any big car tho going slowly. Interior is the plus of this car all automatic, great leg room. Great car for someone who wants something sporty but a little more modest then mustang.

Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

Pros: If you love American or 80's cars this is one of the thee best made

Cons: Dont know yet really

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1988 Ford ThunderbirdReview
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Kick Ass Car — 5 speed stick shift Turbo beats 5.0 mustangs one hell of a car lots of electronics in it all original no performance parts put on it because it does not need them will surprise the hell out of you with what it can do

Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

Pros: very powerful

Cons: parts are hard to find

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1988 Ford ThunderbirdReview
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It's The Bomb!! — It's not just any thunderbird it's a TURBOCOUPE!!! And it may just be a 4 cylinder but it can hold it's own. Trust me. It is a fun car to drive and its pretty comfortable too, and the gas mileage is pretty decent

Primary Use: Commuting to work

Pros: TURBO

Cons: Nothing

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1988 Ford ThunderbirdReview
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If You Want One, Get A Newer One With Less Wear And Tear. — PERFORMANCE- 302 v8 provided good acceleration, braking was good enough, handling was decent. BUILD QUALITY- It needed too many repairs for me to keep it, the headlights needed new lenses, it needed a new wiring harness, the engine and transmission needed to be rebuilt, along with some axle work... APPEARANCE- Interior was fairly clean, exterior needed a paint job. COST OF OWNERSHIP- gas mileage ran about 18 mpg, it had a quick drain on the oil pan making maintenance fairly easy. FUN FACTOR- I had fun with this car, but it is NOT as much fun as my Bus (Subaru, U R A Bus when spelled back words.).

Primary Use: Commuting to work

Pros: V8 power, rear wheel drive (better than front wheel drive)

Cons: Lemon Ford, Electrical was a fire hazard...

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1988 Ford ThunderbirdReview
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Amazing! — Amazing car i like it. Great for driving and everything. Amazing performance for being mostly stock it has around 250HP. It gets around 20-25mph if you drive it nice. Hell ya this car is so fun to drive! Always pick a ford! GO USA!

Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

Pros: Its turboed it looks amazing.

Cons: I won't be able to drive it for awhile cause im work on it.

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Reviews From Other Years

2005 Ford Thunderbird Reviews

Review By Guru9SX5GD

I personally dont like the white hard top on the red car. The monotone exterior is usually the sleekest. Read More

Review By CSNYLAND

I am rating this specific MODEL; not the Thunderbird over all....... Dont know if thats what your asking......... The 2005 Thunderbird CASHMERE is what Im looking for. Just missing one for GREAT PRIC... Read More

2004 Ford Thunderbird Reviews

Review By Tbirdbob2

This car is a classic in every respect. It drives like a dream, has lots of pep with the V8 eng. The only small complaint I have is that the hardtop makes noise, but not so much that the radio doesn... Read More

Review By Kevin

Great ride, love the room in the cabin . Read More

2003 Ford Thunderbird Reviews

Review By patmagroin29

Not a good value, no car play of course, Read More

Review By Guru9TYWMW

Just an average car nothing great needs a few things Read More

2002 Ford Thunderbird Reviews

Review By Alan

The reviews on life of vehicle based on miles is very good. There are inexpensive trim kits that can be used to change out the bland factory one. Same for the radio. Read More

Review By Guru9SXZKK

car overpriced recent sale of same model with less than 500 miles and new car sales stickers sold for $33000. Read More

1997 Ford Thunderbird Reviews

Great Car By Vwags

This car is a joy to drive. The style is very nice and it has the power and handling to support the style. The car gets surprisingly good gas mileage for a V8. I would think long and hard about get... 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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