Ford Thunderbird SC Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your Ford Thunderbird SC
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Ford Thunderbird SC ProblemsCoolant Loss, Engine Overheating, 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.
For the 2.3L 4 Cylinder and 5.0L V8 engine, the electrical ignition switch poses a fire hazard. An updated switch is available.
If you experience difficulty starting the engine when cold, stalling at idle, or hesitations during acceleration, it may be the idle air bypass valve. This valve helps the vehicle idle steady when the accelerator pedal is not pressed.
Ford Thunderbird SC QuestionsPushrod... What type of lube should I use in the supercharger on my 91third sc? (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.
had just changed the valve cover gasket and replace the throttle with a crown victoria throttle