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A future classic - Love the look and the looks it gets! Too bad Ford couldn't justify continuing production past 2005. It's not a muscle car or a sports car, It's a put-...

5.0
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A dream car - Same as answer number 6 as far as likes - and there's nothing I dislike about this car. The sun visor thing isn't elite ally a dislike....

3.0
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Safety Ratings
2005 Ford Thunderbird
Front Crash Driver Side 4.0000
Front Crash Passenger Side 5.0000
Side Crash Driver Side 5.0000
Number of Recalls1
Number of Complaints10
Number of Investigations0
2004 Ford Thunderbird
Front Crash Driver Side 4.0000
Front Crash Passenger Side 5.0000
Side Crash Driver Side 5.0000
Number of Recalls1
Number of Complaints23
Number of Investigations0
2003 Ford Thunderbird
Front Crash Driver Side 4.0000
Front Crash Passenger Side 5.0000
Side Crash Driver Side 5.0000
Number of Recalls0
Number of Complaints61
Number of Investigations0
2002 Ford Thunderbird
Front Crash Driver Side 4.0000
Front Crash Passenger Side 5.0000
Side Crash Driver Side 5.0000
Number of Recalls2
Number of Complaints110
Number of Investigations0
Recall Notice

LemonFree has found some important recall information regarding 2002-2005 Ford Thunderbird vehicles

2002 Ford Thunderbird (6/13/2006)  

Campaign Number: 06E056000

Component Name: FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE

Manufacturer: Ford Motor Company

Description: CERTAIN AFTERMARKET FUEL FILTERS SOLD UNDER THE PUROLATOR BRAND NAME, P/N F65277, SHIPPED FROM JANUARY 16 THROUGH JUNE 2, 2006, FOR USE ON THE ABOVE LISTED PASSENGER VEHICLES. DUE TO INCORRECT DESIGN, THE QUICK CONNECTORS MAY NOT FULLY SEAT WITH THE TUBE INTERFACE, EVEN THOUGH THE PERSON MAKING THE CONNECTION MAY BELIEVE THAT THE QUICK CONNECTOR IS FULLY ATTACHED.

Defect: FAILURE OF THIS CONNECTION COULD LEAD TO FUEL SPILLAGE AND, IN THE PRESENCE OF AN IGNITION SOURCE, A FIRE COULD OCCUR.

Corrective Action: UFI WILL NOTIFY OWNERS AND REPLACE THE FILTERS FREE OF CHARGE. THE RECALL BEGAN ON AUGUST 4, 2006. OWNERS MAY CONTACT UFI FILTERS USA AT 800-230-5876.

2005 Ford Thunderbird (3/18/2005)  

Campaign Number: 05V113000

Component Name: FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE

Manufacturer: Ford Motor Company

Description: ON CERTAIN PASSENGER VEHICLES, THE FUEL TANK MAY HAVE A LOCALIZED THIN WALL SECTION IN THE LOWER HALF OF THE TANK. THE FUEL TANK MAY CRACK CREATING A POTENTIAL FOR A FUEL LEAK AND FUEL ODOR. THE "SERVICE ENGINE SOON" INDICATOR MAY ILLUMINATE.

Defect: A FUEL LEAK IN THE PRESENCE OF AN IGNITION SOURCE COULD RESULT IN A FIRE.

Corrective Action: DEALERS WILL REPLACE THE FUEL TANK FREE OF CHARGE. THE RECALL BEGAN ON APRIL 4, 2005. OWNERS MAY CONTACT FORD AT 1-800-392-3673, LINCOLN AT 1-800-521-4140.

2004 Ford Thunderbird (7/8/2004)  

Campaign Number: 04V330000

Component Name: SEATS:FRONT ASSEMBLY:POWER ADJUST

Manufacturer: Ford Motor Company

Description: CERTAIN PASSENGER VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH POWER ADJUSTABLE SEATS MAY HAVE BEEN INADEQUATELY WELDED.

Defect: THE SEAT MAY NOT PERFORM AS INTENDED DURING A CRASH WHICH COULD INCREASE THE RISK OF INJURY.

Corrective Action: DEALERS WILL REPLACE THE UPPER SUPPORT ASSEMBLY ON THE POWER SEATS. THE RECALL BEGAN ON JULY 20, 2004. OWNERS SHOULD CONTACT FORD AT 1-800-392-3673.

2002 Ford Thunderbird (6/14/2002)  

Campaign Number: 02V169000

Component Name: SEAT BELTS:FRONT:WEBBING

Manufacturer: Ford Motor Company

Description: ON CERTAIN PASSENGER VEHICLES, THE DRIVER'S SIDE SEAT BELT CONTACTED THE SEAT RECLINER DURING A 35 MPH NCAP FULL-FRONTAL BARRIER IMPACT TEST.

Defect: THE EDGE OF THE RECLINER MECHANISM CAUSED A PARTIAL CUT IN THE LAP PORTION OF THE WEBBING. IF THE WEBBING IS CUT, IT INCREASES THE RISK OF INJURY IN A CRASH.

Corrective Action: DEALERS WILL INSTALL AN INSERT BEHIND THE DRIVER SIDE SEAT LOWER TRIM PANEL. OWNER NOTIFICATION BEGAN JUNE 21, 2002. OWNERS WHO TAKE THEIR VEHICLES TO AN AUTHORIZED DEALER ON AN AGREED UPON SERVICE DATE AND DO NOT RECEIVE THE FREE REMEDY WITHIN A REASONABLE TIME SHOULD CONTACT FORD AT 1-866-436-7332.

2002-2005 FORD THUNDERBIRD for sale

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$21,990

2004 FORD THUNDERBIRD PREMIUM

  • Bodystyle: Convertible
  • Mileage: 21,429 Miles
  • Ext Color: Red
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Tacoma, WA
  • MPG: 15 City / 21 Hwy
  • 6 Days on Lot
$17,500

2002 FORD THUNDERBIRD DELUXE

  • Bodystyle: Convertible
  • Mileage: 54,960 Miles
  • Ext Color: N/A
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Niagara Falls, NY
  • MPG: 15 City / 22 Hwy
  • 2 Days on Lot
$14,888

2003 FORD THUNDERBIRD

  • Bodystyle: Convertible
  • Mileage: 52,822 Miles
  • Ext Color: Red
  • Int Color: Black
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Maryville, IL
  • MPG: 16 City / 22 Hwy
  • 61 Days on Lot
$19,391

2002 FORD THUNDERBIRD

  • Bodystyle: Convertible
  • Mileage: 34,466 Miles
  • Ext Color: Red
  • Int Color: Black
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Olive Branch, MS
  • MPG: 15 City / 22 Hwy
  • 82 Days on Lot
$19,000
$19,500
Price Reduced!

2005 FORD THUNDERBIRD 50TH ANNIVERSARY

  • Bodystyle: Convertible
  • Mileage: 44,068 Miles
  • Ext Color: Black
  • Int Color: Red
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Pataskala, OH
  • MPG: 16 City / 22 Hwy
  • 28 Days on Lot
$18,987
$19,000
Price Reduced!

2002 FORD THUNDERBIRD DELUXE

  • Bodystyle: Convertible
  • Mileage: 37,189 Miles
  • Ext Color: Black
  • Int Color: Black
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Raleigh, NC
  • MPG: 15 City / 22 Hwy
  • 19 Days on Lot
$16,995

2003 FORD THUNDERBIRD

  • Bodystyle: Convertible
  • Mileage: 42,832 Miles
  • Ext Color: White
  • Int Color: Black
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Fresno, CA
  • MPG: 16 City / 22 Hwy
  • 4 Days on Lot
$23,995

2005 FORD THUNDERBIRD

  • Bodystyle: Convertible
  • Mileage: 30,157 Miles
  • Ext Color: Red
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Vancouver, WA
  • MPG: 16 City / 22 Hwy
  • 18 Days on Lot
$16,886
$17,881
Price Reduced!

2002 FORD THUNDERBIRD PREMIUM

  • Bodystyle: Convertible
  • Mileage: 77,615 Miles
  • Ext Color: Black
  • Int Color: Black
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Saint Louis, MO
  • MPG: 15 City / 22 Hwy
  • 27 Days on Lot
$16,999

2003 FORD THUNDERBIRD

  • Bodystyle: Convertible
  • Mileage: 52,000 Miles
  • Ext Color: Gray
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Narragansett, RI
  • MPG: 16 City / 22 Hwy
  • 70 Days on Lot
$18,000
$20,000
Price Reduced!

2003 FORD THUNDERBIRD

  • Bodystyle: Convertible
  • Mileage: 48,562 Miles
  • Ext Color: Black
  • Int Color: Black
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: South Bend, IN
  • MPG: 16 City / 22 Hwy
  • 57 Days on Lot
$18,800
$19,800
Price Reduced!

2005 FORD THUNDERBIRD PREMIUM

  • Bodystyle: Convertible
  • Mileage: 52,397 Miles
  • Ext Color: Red
  • Int Color: Black
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Norman, OK
  • MPG: 16 City / 22 Hwy
  • 117 Days on Lot
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2002 FORD THUNDERBIRD PREMIUM

  • Bodystyle: Convertible
  • Mileage: 63,952 Miles
  • Ext Color: White
  • Int Color: Black
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Grand Junction, CO
  • MPG: 15 City / 22 Hwy
  • 22 Days on Lot
$20,000

2003 FORD THUNDERBIRD DELUXE

  • Bodystyle: Convertible
  • Mileage: 59,978 Miles
  • Ext Color: Red
  • Int Color: Black
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Frankfort, IL
  • MPG: 16 City / 22 Hwy
  • 3 Days on Lot
$18,965

2003 FORD THUNDERBIRD DELUXE

  • Bodystyle: Convertible
  • Mileage: 33,175 Miles
  • Ext Color: Red
  • Int Color: Black
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Roseville, MN
  • MPG: 16 City / 22 Hwy
  • 17 Days on Lot
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