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2003 Ford Thunderbird
Problems & Complaints
Worst 2003 Thunderbird Problems by Category
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- cooling system problems3
- drivetrain problems2NHTSA complaints: 1
- engine problems2NHTSA complaints: 8
- AC / heater problems1
- interior accessories problems1NHTSA complaints: 1
- fuel system problems1NHTSA complaints: 1
- brakes problemsNHTSA: 7
- seat belts / air bags problemsNHTSA: 4
- transmission problemsNHTSA: 3
- electrical problemsNHTSA: 3
- exterior accessories problemsNHTSA: 1
- wheels / hubs problemsNHTSA: 1
- body / paint problemsNHTSA: 1
- steering problemsNHTSA: 1
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