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10.0

really awful
Crashes / Fires:
1 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
1 / 0
Average Mileage:
13,217 miles

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2002 Ford Thunderbird engine problems

engine problem

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2002 Ford Thunderbird Owner Comments

problem #1

Mar 182005

Thunderbird 8-cyl

  • Automatic transmission
  • 13,217 miles

A D V E R T I S E M E N T S

This complaint is reguarding a 2002 Ford Thunderbird. I am the origianl owner, and have had the car in a Ford repair shop 4 times for the same problem. The engine throttle sticks, usually when the the brakes are applied. The last incident resulted in the car running through the kitchen of my house. Ford can not find any reason for this reoccuring problem

- Phoenix, AZ, USA

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