Ford Thunderbird SC Repair and Maintenance

A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your Ford Thunderbird SC

Ford Thunderbird SC Problems

Blown/Cracked Head Gasket Can Cause White Smoke From Exhaust

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.

Battery Light Due to Damaged Alternator Wire Harness Connector

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.

Loose/Worn Inner Tire Rod Ends Can Cause Steering/Tire Wear Problems

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.

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Ford Thunderbird SC Questions

Pushrod... What type of lube should I use in the supercharger on my 91third sc? (1 answer)

Engine knocking after spark plug R&R ? (1 answer)

Engine oil sending unit shows no pressure when car is running. With key on it shows almost half. All I did was change the spark plugs and went to start it and it started knocking and I noticed no oil pressure.

why is my 1989 90 Ford Thunderbird misfiring when dirving (1 answer)

had just changed the valve cover gasket and replace the throttle with a crown victoria throttle

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Ford Thunderbird SC Reviews

Great car bought it for just under 3k minor bugs no major issues so far
i have a 92 sc rebuilt motor just couple months ago, now have 2 problems, the electric radiator fan was burned i replace and now isn't work, when i take it off the cables is burned also, normal i mean before when the ac is turn on the fan start work, now if i turn on the ac don't work the fan and start make burn smell, some body can help me? and te other problem is have a high presure on the ra...
Got it for 1000 with a bad transmission. Got a used AOD for 250.Hhead gaskets went but fix myself. still running strong.Sleeper

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