1995 tbird 4.6 v8 shudders at 35 and 55

35

Asked by Apr 30, 2014 at 06:14 PM about the 1995 Ford Thunderbird LX

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

95 Ford thunderbird 4.6Lmodular 4R70W transmission original coil packs, don't know
how old the trans fluid is or plugs.  When I slowly cruise up to around 35 car shudders
for a second or two and also at 55-60.  When I put it to the floor goes through gears
fine or at least unnoticable.  also once in a while if car has set for a day or two on start
up I put it to the floor and it creeps to 30 and will not rev past about 2k or 3k, let off and
let it shift then runs fine for the day.  I have little money, what should I try first

1 Answer

135

Sounds like you need a new torque converter.

Best Answer

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

Search Ford Thunderbird Questions

Ford Thunderbird Experts

#1 Larry Sturgis
Larry Sturgis
Reputation 1,510
#2 Tom Demyan
Tom Demyan
Reputation 1,470
#3 tennisshoes
tennisshoes
Reputation 1,160
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Ford Mustang
325 Great Deals out of 45,932 listings starting at $2,000
Used Chevrolet Corvette
107 Great Deals out of 20,756 listings starting at $3,499
Used Chevrolet Camaro
137 Great Deals out of 35,611 listings starting at $1,995
Used Ford F-150
2,426 Great Deals out of 211,450 listings starting at $895
Used Mazda MX-5 Miata
37 Great Deals out of 4,949 listings starting at $2,300
Used Mercedes-Benz SL-Class
59 Great Deals out of 3,089 listings starting at $3,500
Used Chevrolet Impala
588 Great Deals out of 29,008 listings starting at $1,300
Used Pontiac Firebird
8 Great Deals out of 796 listings starting at $1,800
Used Jeep Wrangler
291 Great Deals out of 19,181 listings starting at $3,295
Used Mercury Cougar
208 listings
Used BMW 3 Series
1,047 Great Deals out of 35,389 listings starting at $900

Used Cars For Sale