1992 FORD Thunderbird

These recalls apply to the make, model, and year of your car – and should be fixed as soon as possible.

4 Recalls for 1992 FORD Thunderbird

Recall Date Component Summary
September 22, 1997 FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:HOSES, LINES/PIPING, AND FITTINGS | FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:HOSES, LINES/PIPING, AND FITTINGS

VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER VEHICLES ORIGINALLY SOLD OR CURRENTLY REGISTERED IN THE STATES OF CONNECTICUT, DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA, DELAWARE, IOWA, ILLINOIS, INDIANA, KENTUCKY, MASSACHUSETTS, MARYLAND, MAINE, MICHIGAN, MINNESOTA, MISSOURI, NEW HAMPSHIRE, NEW JERSEY, NEW YORK, OHIO, PENNSYLVANIA, RHODE ISLAND, VERMONT, WISCONSIN, AND WEST VIRGINIA. MOVEMENT OF THE FUEL LINES CAUSES THE NYLON FUEL LINE JUMPER TO CHAFE AGAINST THE FLOOR PAN. THIS WEAR CAN CAUSE A PIN HOLE IN THE FUEL LINE RESULTING IN FUEL LEAKAGE.

Remedy:

DEALERS WILL INSTALL A PLASTIC CONVOLUTE COVERING AROUND THE FUEL LINES. IF THE LINES SHOW A LEAK, THE LINES WILL BE REPLACED FIRST.

April 25, 1996 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION

THE IGNITION SWITCH COULD EXPERIENCE AN INTERNAL SHORT CIRCUIT.

Remedy:

DEALERS WILL REPLACE THE IGNITION SWITCH.

April 7, 2009 EXTERIOR LIGHTING

SABERSPORT IS RECALLING 16,270 COMBINATION CORNER AND BUMPER LAMP ASSEMBLIES OF VARIOUS PART NUMBERS SOLD FOR USE AS AFTERMARKET EQUIPMENT FOR VARIOUS PASSENGER VEHICLES. THESE HEADLAMPS FAIL TO CONFORM TO THE REQUIREMENTS OF FEDERAL MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY STANDARD NO. 108, “LAMPS, REFLECTIVE DEVICES, AND ASSOCIATED EQUIPMENT.” THESE LAMPS DO NOT CONTAIN THE REQUIRED AMBER SIDE REFLECTORS.

Remedy:

SABERSPORT WILL NOTIFY OWNERS AND OFFER A FULL REFUND FOR THE NONCOMPLIANT COMBINATION LAMPS. THE SAFETY RECALL BEGAN ON MAY 11, 2009. OWNERS MAY CONTACT SABERSPORT AT 1-909-598-7589.

October 12, 1999 EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS:SWITCH

VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH FOG LIGHTS, IN WHICH THE HEADLIGHTS MAY GO OUT FOR VARIOUS INTERVALS AND WHICH MAY BE PRECEDED BY FLICKERING OR BLINKING AS A RESULT OF THE CIRCUIT BREAKER OPENING.

Remedy:

DEALERS WILL INSTALL A HEADLIGHT SWITCH WHICH INCORPORATES A CIRCUIT BREAKER OF REVISED DESIGN, AND INSTALL A WIRING HARNESS CONNECTOR, IF NEEDED.

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1 Complaints sent to the Center for Auto Safety for 1992 FORD Thunderbird

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198 Complaints submitted to NHTSA for 1992 FORD Thunderbird

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Date Component  
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:BRAKE LIGHTS:SWITCH | POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 805426
STRUCTURE:BODY:BUMPERS
ODI Number: 513796
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:POWER ASSIST:HYDRAULIC
ODI Number: 507856
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY
ODI Number: 507170
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS
ODI Number: 507170
FUEL SYSTEM, OTHER:DELIVERY:HOSES, LINES/PIPING, AND FITTINGS
ODI Number: 512556
WHEELS:LUGS/NUTS/BOLTS
ODI Number: 486191
SUSPENSION:FRONT:WHEEL BEARING
ODI Number: 503626
WHEELS
ODI Number: 489008
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC
ODI Number: 489314
SEATS:FRONT ASSEMBLY:RECLINER
ODI Number: 503817
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS:HIGH/LOW BEAM DIMMER SWITCH
ODI Number: 500782
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP | SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 979300
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC
ODI Number: 478315
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:MODULE
ODI Number: 539300
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:HOSES, LINES/PIPING, AND FITTINGS
ODI Number: 526300
POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION
ODI Number: 479689
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC:ROTOR
ODI Number: 479689
STRUCTURE:FRAME AND MEMBERS
ODI Number: 479689
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM | ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 758800
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:BRAKE LIGHTS:SWITCH
ODI Number: 476706
SERVICE BRAKES
ODI Number: 10473290
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:SWITCH
ODI Number: 10355763
SEAT BELTS
ODI Number: 10246190
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS
ODI Number: 10205039
SEAT BELTS:FRONT
ODI Number: 10110579
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION | EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS
ODI Number: 10092913
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING:INTERIOR/UNDER DASH
ODI Number: 10089668
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:SWITCH
ODI Number: 10087910
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS:SWITCH
ODI Number: 10086283
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:HOSES, LINES/PIPING, AND FITTINGS
ODI Number: 10082845
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:SWITCH
ODI Number: 10073541
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS
ODI Number: 10047754
SEAT BELTS:FRONT
ODI Number: 10026671
SUSPENSION:FRONT:SPRINGS:COIL SPRINGS
ODI Number: 10020531
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING:FUSES AND CIRCUIT BREAKERS
ODI Number: 10015869
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:BRAKE LIGHTS
ODI Number: 10016762
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:BRAKE LIGHTS
ODI Number: 10005644
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS
ODI Number: 10003283
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE
ODI Number: 8017223
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION | EXTERIOR LIGHTING:TURN SIGNAL:FLASHER UNIT
ODI Number: 8017208
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS
ODI Number: 8002086
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:SWITCH
ODI Number: 983185
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:SWITCH
ODI Number: 987157
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:HOSES, LINES/PIPING, AND FITTINGS
ODI Number: 987374
SEAT BELTS:FRONT:RETRACTOR
ODI Number: 984730
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING:INTERIOR/UNDER DASH
ODI Number: 981247
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE
ODI Number: 977487
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE | FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE
ODI Number: 980137
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS
ODI Number: 976348
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC:ROTOR
ODI Number: 980672
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE
ODI Number: 976192
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS | EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS | EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS
ODI Number: 980626
SEAT BELTS
ODI Number: 969082
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 969473
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 970813
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 972221
PARKING BRAKE:CONVENTIONAL
ODI Number: 968714
WHEELS:LUGS/NUTS/BOLTS
ODI Number: 970572
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC:ROTOR
ODI Number: 965526
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC:ROTOR
ODI Number: 965526
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:HOSES, LINES/PIPING, AND FITTINGS
ODI Number: 961267
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS
ODI Number: 959155
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY
ODI Number: 958130
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 899388
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS
ODI Number: 959378
VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD
ODI Number: 890022
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING:FUSES AND CIRCUIT BREAKERS
ODI Number: 890264
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 888957
SEAT BELTS
ODI Number: 881322
SEAT BELTS
ODI Number: 883495
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE | ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE
ODI Number: 879130
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION
ODI Number: 879933
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION
ODI Number: 878679
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS
ODI Number: 879436
SEAT BELTS:FRONT:RETRACTOR
ODI Number: 866052
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION
ODI Number: 870959
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING:FUSES AND CIRCUIT BREAKERS
ODI Number: 869137
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION
ODI Number: 863328
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS
ODI Number: 859635
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS
ODI Number: 864640
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:FOG LIGHTS | EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS:SWITCH | EXTERIOR LIGHTING:TURN SIGNAL:SWITCH
ODI Number: 862720
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP | SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:BRAKE FLUID LOW WARNING: LAMP
ODI Number: 861864
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 858802
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS
ODI Number: 856938
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS
ODI Number: 853130
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 856866
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS:SWITCH
ODI Number: 856506
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE | FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY
ODI Number: 854623
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS
ODI Number: 857581
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:FOG LIGHTS
ODI Number: 852898
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 836743
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING:FUSES AND CIRCUIT BREAKERS
ODI Number: 834085
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS:SWITCH
ODI Number: 833017
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:ALTERNATOR/GENERATOR/REGULATOR
ODI Number: 822054
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:HOSES, LINES/PIPING, AND FITTINGS
ODI Number: 827317
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION
ODI Number: 823755
POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION
ODI Number: 827264
PARKING BRAKE:CONVENTIONAL
ODI Number: 820330
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL | AIR BAGS:FRONTAL
ODI Number: 819316
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM:RADIATOR ASSEMBLY
ODI Number: 820250
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS:SWITCH
ODI Number: 821564
SEAT BELTS | STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR:HINGE AND ATTACHMENTS
ODI Number: 819871
SEAT BELTS | SEATS:FRONT ASSEMBLY:POWER ADJUST | STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR
ODI Number: 819457
STEERING:HYDRAULIC POWER ASSIST:POWER STEERING FLUID
ODI Number: 817464
SEAT BELTS
ODI Number: 813590
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 815592
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY
ODI Number: 815139
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS:HIGH/LOW BEAM DIMMER SWITCH
ODI Number: 813482
SEAT BELTS
ODI Number: 813058
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP | SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:POWER ASSIST:VACUUM
ODI Number: 813414
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING | SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC:PADS | SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC:ROTOR
ODI Number: 809553
POWER TRAIN:AXLE ASSEMBLY:AXLE SHAFT
ODI Number: 808317
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL | AIR BAGS:FRONTAL
ODI Number: 805971
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY
ODI Number: 805526
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS
ODI Number: 807024
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP | SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:MASTER CYLINDER
ODI Number: 809386
SUSPENSION:FRONT
ODI Number: 805451
VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD
ODI Number: 805820
POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION | SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:SWITCHES:BRAKE LIGHT | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 805426
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:SWITCH
ODI Number: 805799
EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER | POWER TRAIN | VISIBILITY:DEFROSTER/DEFOGGER/HVAC SYSTEM
ODI Number: 805023
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:HOSES, LINES/PIPING, AND FITTINGS
ODI Number: 800254
VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD WIPER/WASHER:MOTOR
ODI Number: 783784
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 802842
POWER TRAIN:CLUTCH ASSEMBLY:PEDAL/HAND LEVER(MOTORCYCLE)
ODI Number: 784427
POWER TRAIN | SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:PEDALS AND LINKAGES
ODI Number: 784426
POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION
ODI Number: 768264
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 765709
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 765708
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE | POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION
ODI Number: 764519
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING:FRONT UNDERHOOD
ODI Number: 766004
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC
ODI Number: 765710
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION
ODI Number: 764003
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL:ACCELERATOR PEDAL
ODI Number: 762544
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 758621
SEAT BELTS:FRONT:WEBBING
ODI Number: 758329
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS | SEAT BELTS:FRONT:ANCHORAGE
ODI Number: 756542
SEAT BELTS
ODI Number: 756346
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS
ODI Number: 756421
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 746954
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:FOG LIGHTS | EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS:SWITCH
ODI Number: 746965
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 743754
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 741658
PARKING BRAKE | SEAT BELTS | STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR:HINGE AND ATTACHMENTS
ODI Number: 738609
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS
ODI Number: 738104
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 735702
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 735129
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 735127
TIRES:TREAD/BELT
ODI Number: 734716
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY
ODI Number: 734054
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY
ODI Number: 733333
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS
ODI Number: 726013
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 725101
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE
ODI Number: 724999
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 721277
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 721189
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 720612
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM
ODI Number: 720521
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING:FRONT UNDERHOOD | FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:FUEL PUMP
ODI Number: 718052
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE | EXTERIOR LIGHTING:TAIL LIGHTS
ODI Number: 716869
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:HOSES, LINES/PIPING, AND FITTINGS
ODI Number: 716604
SEAT BELTS
ODI Number: 716014
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE | EXTERIOR LIGHTING:TAIL LIGHTS | SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC
ODI Number: 710626
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS
ODI Number: 708318
STEERING:HYDRAULIC POWER ASSIST SYSTEM
ODI Number: 700575
POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION
ODI Number: 563622
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP | SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP | SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS | SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS
ODI Number: 563998
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:HOSES, LINES/PIPING, AND FITTINGS
ODI Number: 551564
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 551564
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS:SWITCH
ODI Number: 551461
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION
ODI Number: 550997
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS:SWITCH
ODI Number: 550997
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 549854
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:TURN SIGNAL:SWITCH
ODI Number: 549984
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 545143
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS
ODI Number: 545143
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL:ACCELERATOR PEDAL
ODI Number: 544567
SERVICE BRAKES, ELECTRIC
ODI Number: 543863
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 543527
STEERING:HYDRAULIC POWER ASSIST:HOSE, PIPING, AND CONNECTIONS
ODI Number: 542066
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:HOSES, LINES/PIPING, AND FITTINGS
ODI Number: 540372
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 536011
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 531298
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:FUEL PUMP
ODI Number: 530965
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY
ODI Number: 530965
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS:SWITCH
ODI Number: 531461
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 526808
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL:CABLES
ODI Number: 526808
FUEL SYSTEM, OTHER:DELIVERY:HOSES, LINES/PIPING, AND FITTINGS
ODI Number: 525567
SEAT BELTS
ODI Number: 520193
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:POWER ASSIST:HYDRAULIC
ODI Number: 522284
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 522284
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE
ODI Number: 515147
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DRUM
ODI Number: 480705
POWER TRAIN:AXLE HUBS
ODI Number: 480612
STEERING:LINKAGES:KNUCKLE:SPINDLE:ARM
ODI Number: 480612
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC:ROTOR
ODI Number: 480612
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5 Investigations for 1992 FORD Thunderbird

Date Opened Date Closed Component  
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS:SWITCH
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:HOSES, LINES/PIPING, AND FITTINGS
EXTERIOR LIGHTING
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL:LINKAGES
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL:LINKAGES
Manufacturers tell dealers about repairs for on your car. But they won’t tell you – unless you know to ask. Knowledge is power.

50 Service Alerts for 1992 FORD Thunderbird

Date Description
September 2, 2002 125100 EXTERIOR LIGHTING:BRAKE LIGHTS:SWITCH

LAMP-BRAKE-INVADVERTENT DISABLING OF BRAKE SHIFT INTERLOCK. *MJ

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March 17, 1997 061000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE

BLOWER MOTOR- “CHIRPING” OR “SQUEAKING” FROM BLOWER MOTOR AT LOW SPEEDS. *JD

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May 3, 1999 061100 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE

FORD MOTOR COMPANY NOW RECOMMENDS SAE 5W-30 VISCOSITY GRADE FOR SERVICING ANY FORD GASOLINE-POWERED VEHICLE REGARDLESS OF MODEL YEAR. *TT

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December 1, 1998 121200 EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS:SWITCH

SOME VEHICLES MAY REQUIRE HEADLAMP SWITCH (11654) REPLACEMENT DURING A NORMAL SERVICE VISIT. *TT

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November 13, 2000 103600 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:COOLING UNIT AND LINES

SUBJECT REGARDING CONTAMINATION FROM PRIOR TRANSMISSION CONCERNS OR EXCESS WEAR MAY BE TRAPPED IN THE TRANSMISSION FLUID COOLING SYSTEM. *TT

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January 10, 2000 103000 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

INFORMATION REGARDING THE NEW TRANSMISSION COOLER FLUSHER- SERVICE TIP. *MJS

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March 2, 1998 357100 EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER

ANNOUNCING THE FORD OEM AIR CONDITIONING RETROFIT KIT AVAILABILITY. *YC

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April 13, 1998 353400 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.

EXPERIENCING A WHINING / BUZZING NOISE IN THE SPEAKERS OF THE ENTERTAINMENT RADIO OR TWO-WAY RADIO. *TT

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November 23, 1998 063100 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:EMISSION CONTROL

MASS AIR FLOW (MAF)- SENSOR CONTAMINATION- SERVICE TIP. *AK

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October 21, 1996 075000 FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:CARBURETOR SYSTEM

MASS AIR FLOW SENSOR – REPLACEMENT AS AN ASSEMBLY – SERVICE TIP. *TW

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November 10, 1997 113000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:STARTER ASSEMBLY

VEHICLES EXHIBITING A “SQUEAKING” OR “CHIRPING” FROM THE BLOWER MOTOR AT LOW BLOWER MOTOR SPEEDS. *YC

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March 3, 1997 103000 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

FLUID- TRANSMISSION FLUID USAGE CHARTS. *JD

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September 2, 2002 032100 SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:SWITCHES:BRAKE LIGHT

LAMP-BRAKE-INVADVERTENT DISABLING OF BRAKE SHIFT INTERLOCK. *MJ

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March 17, 1997 980000 UNKNOWN OR OTHER

FUEL ECONOMY- CUSTOMER EXPECTATIONS VERSUS VEHICLE USAGE. *JD

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June 14, 1999 353400 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.

EXPERIENCING A WHINE / BUZZ TYPE NOISE IN THE SPEAKERS OF THE ENTERTAINMENT RADIO OR TWO-WAY RADIO ON VEHICLES WITH AN IN-TANK ELECTRIC FUEL PUMP. *TT

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June 14, 1999 072100 FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:FUEL PUMP

INFORMATION ON “WHINING” / “BUZZING” NOISE COMING THROUGH ENTERTAINMENT OR TWO-WAY RADIO SPEAKER CAUSED BY THE FUEL PUMP. *TT

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March 30, 1998 063000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM

INFORMATION ON A BUZZING OR RATTLE NOISE FROM THE EXHAUST SYSTEM. *TT

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March 1, 1995 061000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE

REVISED OIL PAN GASKET. *TW

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December 1, 1994 113100 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:STARTER ASSEMBLY:SOLENOID

SOME VEHICLES MAY EXHIBIT A NO-CRANK CONDITION DUE TO CORROSION AT THE STARTER SOLENOID CONNECTOR. *TW

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April 1, 1995 034420 SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DRUM:SHOES/LININGS

UNKNOWN

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April 1, 1995 034500 SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC

UNKNOWN

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April 1, 1995 061000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE

UNKNOWN

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April 1, 1995 103000 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

UNKNOWN

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April 1, 1995 103700 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:TORQUE CONVERTER

UNKNOWN

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April 1, 1995 113100 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:STARTER ASSEMBLY:SOLENOID

UNKNOWN

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April 1, 1995 138800 VISIBILITY:DEFROSTER/DEFOGGER/HVAC SYSTEM:FAN/MOTOR

UNKNOWN

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January 21, 2002 061100 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE

SOME ENGINE ASSEMBLIES WITH ALUMINUM CYLINDER HEADS REPAIRED IN-VEHILE HAVE BEEN FOUND TO LEAK COOLANT AND/OR OIL FROM THE CYLINDER HEAD GASKET AREA. *TT

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September 17, 2001 103800 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:PARK/NEUTRAL START INTERLOCK SWITCH

BRAKE SHIFT INTERLOCK.*JB

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April 13, 1998 061000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE

A NEW SILICONE GASKET AND SEALANT. *YC

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July 26, 1999 103000 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

INFORMATION ON THE NEW FLUSH AND FILL TOOL AVAILABLE THROUGH ROTUNDA. *TT

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April 1, 1995 103700 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:TORQUE CONVERTER

TORQUE CONVERTER CLUTCH SHUDDER/VIBRATION. *TW

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November 18, 1996 103700 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:TORQUE CONVERTER

TORQUE CONVERTER – LEAK TEST PROCEDURE – SERVICE TIP. *TW

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August 6, 2001 138600 VISIBILITY:DEFROSTER/DEFOGGER/HVAC SYSTEM:HEATER CORE

SOME VEHICLES MAY EXHIBIT HEATER CORE LEAKS. *SLC

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July 1, 1995 062100 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM:RADIATOR ASSEMBLY

TEMPERATURE GAUGE – FLUCTUATING AND /OR INACCURATE HIGH READINGS. *SD

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April 1, 1995 061100 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE

A REVISED SERVICE WINDSHIELD WIPER MOTOR IS NOW AVAILABLE. *TW

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April 1, 1995 136200 VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD WIPER/WASHER:MOTOR

A REVISED SERVICE WINDSHIELD WIPER MOTOR IS NOW AVAILABLE. *TW

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October 25, 1996 102000 POWER TRAIN:MANUAL TRANSMISSION

INFORMATION ON AODE/4R7W TRANSMISSION MAIN CONTROL & CASE REPLACEMENT. *TT

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February 1, 1995 136200 VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD WIPER/WASHER:MOTOR

WIPER MOTOR REPLACEMENT – UPGRADED SERVICE KITS. *TW

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December 1, 1998 121200 EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS:SWITCH

SOME VEHICLES MAY REQUIRE HEADLAMP SWITCH (11654) REPLACEMENT DURING A NORMAL SERVICE VISIT. ENGINEERING IS INVESTIGATING. *TT

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October 21, 1996 131000 VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD

WINDSHIELD AND INTERIOR GLASS – FOG/FILM. *TW

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April 27, 1998 103000 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

INFORMATION ON A NEW TRANSMISSION FLUID USAGE CHART. *YC

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August 6, 2001 980000 UNKNOWN OR OTHER

INFORMATION REGARDING TRANSMISSION FLUID USAGE CHARTS. *SLC

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June 28, 1999 125000 EXTERIOR LIGHTING:BRAKE LIGHTS

CONDITIONS WITH THE BRAKE LAMPS INADVERTENTLY DISABLING THE BRAKE SHIFT INTERLOCK. *TT

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October 1, 1995 036000 SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP

THE USE OF PETROLEUM-BASED GREASE AS A LUBRICANT IN SERVICING DISC BRAKES IS NO LONGER ACCEPTABLE BECAUSE IT MAY BE INCOMPATIBLE WITH THE RUBBER MATERIAL USED IN THE DISC BRAKE SYSTEM. IF PETROLEUM-BASED GREASE IS USED TO LUBRICATE ANY PAR

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November 18, 1996 114000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING

WIRING – ELECTRICAL DIODE IDENTIFICATION AND SERVICE REPLACEMENTS. *TW

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October 14, 2002 357100 EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER

CLIMATE CONTROL A/C SERVICE TECH TIPS. *EH

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March 1, 1995 034500 SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC

ROUGHNESS CONCERN DURING BRAKE APPLICATION. *TW

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March 18, 1998 034500 SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC

THE USE OF PETROLEUM-BASED GREASE AS A LUBRICANT IN SERVICING DISC BRAKES IS NO LONGER ACCEPTABLE. *YC

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December 16, 1996 103700 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:TORQUE CONVERTER

TRANSAXLE – TORQUE CONVERTER REPLACEMENT GUIDELINES AND TORQUE CONVERTER/TRANSAXLE COOLING SYSTEM CLEANING PROCEDURES – SERVICE TIP. *TW

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October 1, 1994 073000 FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:FUEL INJECTION SYSTEM

MOANING OR HOOTING NOISE COMING FROM THE ENGINE COMPARTMENT MAY BE COMING FROM THE IDLE AIR BYPASS VALVE. *TW

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