Many problems

25

Asked by Jun 09, 2007 at 10:42 PM about the 1993 Ford Thunderbird LX

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I have several things wrong with my car that, thankfully, don't effect my engine. I don't know where the cable is for the odometer but my miles haven't moved since I bought my car 3 months ago. My cruse control doesn't work, neither does my A/C. I would appreciate any advise or help on fixing these problems. (preferably on locating the problem parts)

2 Answers

21,850

Hi T-Bird! There's no simple answer to any of these problems. The issue could be anywhere in the functional chain of all of these systems. You are going to need to verify all of the components in these systems. Chances are you will need a pro to run down each individual problem. Good luck!

Odometer is an electric motor, no cable. I went to salvage and bought instrument cluster to learn how to take apart. My problem was a broken gear on the motor that runs the odometer. Used the gear out of the salvage unit. Very tedious job, but can be done.

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

  • problems starting 3 answers

    I have taken my car to several repair shops and they can't find out what is wrong with it in the past two years. The car starts up in the morning with no problem,I could stop and go to several places ...

    1984 Ford Thunderbird

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • what about transmission problems 2 answers

    has 63,ooo miles, got on freeway and the engine light came on temp went all the way to hot. turned on the heater and the temp imediatly went down. felt like the car had losst power. there was a little...

    1987 Ford Thunderbird

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • ingintion problem 2 answers

    ignition does not work. replaced the ignition and it did not fix the problem. i can start the car buy turning the key into the on position and run a jumper cable from the battery to the starter. any...

    1997 Ford Thunderbird LX

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • Problems with my thunderbird. 2 answers

    So I bought this thunderbird about 2 months ago. Well here's what's wrong with it. Everytime I hit the gas the engine cuts off for a second then it will start moving. Sometimes the car dies when si...

    1995 Ford Thunderbird LX

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • Transmission Problems 1 answer

    Has anyone had a problem with a shift problem on a 2003 T-bird 5 Speed automatic? feels like an engine miss when trans. downshifts from 5th to 4th.

    2003 Ford Thunderbird Premium Convertible

    -

    General

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
338 Great Deals out of 45,815 listings starting at $2,000
Used Chevrolet Corvette
116 Great Deals out of 20,664 listings starting at $3,499
Used Chevrolet Camaro
135 Great Deals out of 35,365 listings starting at $1,995
Used Ford F-150
2,436 Great Deals out of 210,736 listings starting at $895
Used Mazda MX-5 Miata
35 Great Deals out of 4,907 listings starting at $2,300
Used Mercedes-Benz SL-Class
59 Great Deals out of 3,076 listings starting at $3,500
Used Chevrolet Impala
571 Great Deals out of 28,791 listings starting at $1,595
Used Pontiac Firebird
7 Great Deals out of 789 listings starting at $1,800
Used Jeep Wrangler
282 Great Deals out of 19,086 listings starting at $3,295
Used Mercury Cougar
206 listings
Used BMW 3 Series
1,013 Great Deals out of 35,064 listings starting at $900

Used Cars For Sale