White smoke coming from the exhaust could indicate that a head gasket has blown or there is a cracked cylinder head. Our technicians tell us that removal and inspection of the cylinder heads will be required to confirm a crack is present.
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1991 Ford Thunderbird
1991 Ford Thunderbird Problems
The battery light may illuminate on the instrument panel because the alternator wire harness connector is damaged. A new connector kit is available and should be installed to correct this concern.
While steering, if you hear a clunk or a rattle, or if you experience premature tire wear, this could indicate the inner tie rod ends are loose or worn and will require replacement.
For the 2.3L 4 Cylinder and 5.0L V8 engine, the electrical ignition switch poses a fire hazard. An updated switch is available.
This engine may leak oil from the valve cover gasket.
1991 Ford Thunderbird Recalls (Recent)
Summary: THE NUTS WHICH HOLD WINDSHIELD WIPER MOTOR TO THE WIPER MODULE MAY NOT HAVE BEEN SUFFICIENTLY TIGHTENED AND MAY LOOSEN OR COME OFF. THIS CAUSES CHANGED WIPER PATTERNS, OR THE WIPERS MAY JAM IF TWO OF THE THREE NUTS COME OFF.Learn more »
Summary: THE PARK ROD ASSEMBLY CONTAINS A PARK CAM WITH INADEQUATE SURFACE HARDNESS, WHICH COULD LEAD TO PARK DISENGAGEMENT OR NO PARK ENGAGEMENT WHEN THE LEVER IS PLACED IN PARK.Learn more »
1991 Ford Thunderbird Questions and Answers
my car runs hot even after i took the theromastat out. I put a new water pump on and a new thermostat.What could be the problem now head or stoped up?
I replaced the water pump took thermostat out an it still runs hot could this be the intake gasget.I've tryed all I know HELP
my engine idles in park but in gear sputters and back fires when you gas it! changed spark plugs and cap
i replaced the ignition module and it last running for few weeks and know it just won't kick in to start, like it it out of gas??