1993 Ford Thunderbird User Reviews

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    1993 Ford Thunderbird Review
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    good car
    Front Seats Ranked 1993 Mercury Cougar better.
    "one has leather seats n the other doesnt"
    Would Buy Ranked 1993 Mercury Cougar better.
    "cougar has a sunroof"
    1993 Ford Thunderbird LX Review
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    Grate Badass Car — Likes the room in has in the back, front and trunk. She looks grate when washed and the sun is going down about 6:30 put the fog lights on and the bad ass looking tail lights. Super nice sound even with the cats on quite but loud when she opens up!!!

    Primary Use: Commuting to work

    Pros: Fast
    Comfortable
    Stylish

    Cons: Paint is faded

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    1993 Ford Thunderbird LX Review
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    Great Car If It Didnt Have My Trans — Pretty good car all round just wasnt the best. has a strong motor and was fast, but the tranny had a lot of problems even with the modded tranny. The car was very fun when i had it. I would buy another if i could.

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

    Pros: The look of this car was just amazing

    Cons: Trans problem

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    Classic Lines, Great Feel, All American Style. — I was really impressed by the overall power, performance, and handling characteristics that this car is capable of. While it is not as much of an all out performance based car like the Mustang are, it is definitely capable of holding it's own. Very comfortable, 2 way power sunroof, came with 7 way factory JBL stereo with factory subwoofer, leather interior, climate control, air bags, power seats, quite a few of the amenities. Always liked this body style when they were brand new but wasn't able to get one until a few years ago. Very glad I happened upon this one. I have the solid white one, white trim, white mirrors and blue leather interior. Always been a Thunderbird fan.

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

    Pros: RWD and factory 5.0 HO 302 engine, very powerful and sporty but still maintains the classy and luxury feel.

    Cons: Not as popular for aftermarket parts as the Mustang although a lot of engine parts are shared. Headers, etc. are specific to the T-bird only and will not cross over due to design differences.

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    1993 Ford Thunderbird SC Review
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    Very Tuneable. — pretty sweet performance wise. very fun with a stock 300 ft lbs of tq. Had to upgrade rear tires because of that to 275/40/17's instead of the stock 225's. VERY challenging to drive in the rain with the stock tires. stock car had LOTS of wheel hop but not nearly as much anymore with bigger tires/new suspension components that were worn out. ie bushings/axles. parts are cheap ...cuz its a ford.

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

    Pros: a pretty unique car that is definitely NOT a dog. when it was new, the supercoupe would ALWAYS beat the mustang (in both stock form) in teh 1/4 mile. Surprisingly there's a pretty decent sized aftermarket for these cars.

    Cons: right now im battling exhaust leaks 24/7 because the kit i ordered from mandrelexhaustsystems.com ...it wasnt exact so there's fine tuning to do.

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    1993 Ford Thunderbird LX Review
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    It Rocks — It's fast it's a ford and I love it. Everyone should have one and it is a great first car. It's heavy and safe. I love it, I love it, I love it, I love it, I love it. Everybody needs one.

    Primary Use: Family transportation

    Pros: It's my first car.

    Cons: It's an older car.

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    1993 Ford Thunderbird LX Review
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    I Love My Car Its The Paint That I Hate — I love driving my bird and I have fun everytime I crank her up luckily most parts arent that expensive so working on it is less stressfull on my wallet. oh yeah and that exhaust when I crank her up everyone loves it

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

    Pros: I bought it for  $550 and got $880 worth of parts with it at least, came with custom shorty headers and flowmaster exhaust

    Cons: it has minor issues but being a mechanic helps me out

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    Float Like A Butterfly. Sting Like A Pissed Off Bee! — Performance. The acceleration is spectacular the torque from the supercharger is a terrific feeling. For how heavy and bulky the car is it doesnt lack much handling disadvantages. I also have a 2002 Mercury Cougar and i feel my 3800# thunderbird could easily out handle it. Build Quality. I has needed general repairs i.e. brakes tires rims stuff like that. and has also had a complete engine rebuild at 155,000 miles but was done to build the engine to where it can handle more pressure from the supercharger. The engine is now designed to where it will handle more power than the block. Appearence. The exterior needs a paint job but its black on black leather interior with full power options that includes dual power front seats a cd and tape player combo everything factory in the car. Its is a very sharp and sleek car of its time and i believe they were selling for more than a new mustang now is selling for. Cost of Ownership. The cost for parts and the attempt to find parts is stressful but can be done easily at the same time. My superchicken averages 23 miles to a gallon on 93 octane fuel which is better than most compact cars produced today! and i am pushing over 350 horsepower and 400 pounds of torque! Fun Factor This car is extremely fun to drive because i can have all the beauty of an aged car and all the power of a new sports car.

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

    Pros: The best car i could ever ask for.

    Cons: the one thing i hate is the ammount of workspace. there is next to none!

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    1993 Ford Thunderbird LX Review
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    Great Car If You Keep Up The Maintence — I loved this car from the moment I set eyes on it, and mind you I was 5 years old. My parents bought the car to replace the van they had and I couldn't be happier. When I was 16 it was finally mine. We did have to replace the engine, but it was in a tbone accident and the front end looked as if it had barely been touched. The get up and go was good and it looked amazing inside and out. The brakes went fairly quickly.

    Primary Use: Family transportation

    Pros: Apperance, Build Quality and Horsepower

    Cons: Engine Quality and Brakes

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    Great Looking, And Really Fast — Although the interior felt cheap, and the rear wheel bearings liked to fail often, this car was an amazing machine. The 3.8 was responsive, and the 5-speed Automatic made for a thrilling ride. It was fast, and handled itself very well.

    Primary Use: Commuting to work

    Pros: Fast, fun to drive

    Cons: Cheap interior.

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    Reviews From Other Years

    2005 Ford Thunderbird Reviews

    Beautiful Steel-blue Ford Thunderbird By MaricelaHoward

    As posted on Hagerty, unforgettable is simply not a big enough word to describe Ford’s Thunderbird, built with two seats only, even people who couldn’t care less about cars will more often than not st... Read More

    50 Anniversity, Limited Edition By heinem1

    Drive and rides very nice. Wife's car and she loves the Cashmere color and looks. White cashmere leather interior feels soft and is better than the basic 50 Anniversity we had previously. The retro l... Read More

    2004 Ford Thunderbird Reviews

    Wife's Toy By Luger

    Rather cramped for tall people. Little storage and the trunk is very shallow. A car to cruise in, not for trips.Had to get custom seat covers since a black interior will cause damage in 115 degree h... Read More

    Retro T-bird Ok, But No Classic By Luger

    The retro-Birds are nice looking and average performers, but they miss being either a luxury car or a sports car. The trunk is so shallow that there is little storage. Ford got the retro part right,... Read More

    2003 Ford Thunderbird Reviews

    Red Hot 2003 Thunderbird By Michelewoodward5

    I like that she has 3 personalities: Hard top-for those snuggly days, Soft top-for those days that are a little to hot to go topless, Convertible-for the topless, flirty days. Thunderbird drives great... Read More

    Excellent Ford Thunderbird! By Chrystael

    The Ford Thunderbird is a weekend cruiser. Drop the top for a great canyon drive with the retro look and feel, but all the modern requirements of a nice reliable car. This vehicle is the perfect pleas... Read More

    2002 Ford Thunderbird Reviews

    Classic By MrFeher

    Performance surpassed my expectation. Quality Leather and interior sound. Better road view than anticipated with the top on. Cons, Need a bit more space behind the seats. Ne... Read More

    Luxury, Sporty And A Great Fun Driver. By Blackhawke

    I love everything about this car. It is not a Corvette but then again wasn't supposed to be anything other than a boulevard cruiser. There are tons of specialty products made to customize this car ... 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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