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A/C & HEATER SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1995 Ford Thunderbird AUTOMOBILES

Component Replacement & Adjustment -> Passenger Cars -> HEATER CORE, REPLACE -> ASPIRE -> CAPRI -> CONTINENTAL & MARK VIII -> CONTOUR & MYSTIQUE -> COUGAR & THUNDERBIRD -> CROWN VICTORIA, GRAND MARQUIS & TOWN CAR -> ESCORT & TRACER -> Less Air Conditioning -> MUSTANG -> PROBE -> SABLE & TAURUS -> TEMPO & TOPAZ -> With Air Conditioning
Vehicle: 1995 Ford Thunderbird LX 3.8 V6 GAS

CONTOUR & MYSTIQUE

  • Disconnect battery ground cable, then remove front ash tray by pulling outward from console panel.
  • Remove transaxle control selector knob, then pry transaxle control lever plate away from console panel.
  • Remove front console panel to instrument panel screws, then, through ash tray opening, the console panel to instrument panel screws.
  • Open console glove compartment screws, then remove console panel to front door pan screws.
  • Raise control panel and ease parking brake handle boot over parking brake release handle.
  • D...

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BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1995 Ford Thunderbird AUTOMOBILES

Drum Brakes -> Type 5 -> Brake Service -> Installation -> Removal
Vehicle: 1995 Ford Thunderbird LX 4.6 V8 GAS

Removal
  • Raise and support rear of vehicle, then remove tire and wheel assembly.
  • Remove brake drum.
  • Install suitable wheel cylinder clamp over ends of wheel cylinder to retain pistons in bore.
  • Disconnect parking brake cable from parking brake lever.
  • Remove two brake shoe hold-down retainers, springs and pins, Fig. .
  • Spread brake shoes over piston shoe guide slots, then lift shoes, springs and adjuster off backing plate as an assembly.
  • Remove adjuster spring.
  • Remove retracting springs to separate shoes.
  • Remove parking brake lever retaining clip, spring and washer.
  • Remove lever from pin.
Instal...

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FUEL FILTER REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1995 Ford Thunderbird AUTOMOBILES

Ford Motor Co. Passenger Cars -> Fuel Pressure Relief -> Except Aspire, Festiva, Focus, Fusion, Milan, 2003-06 Crown Victoria, Grand Marquis, Sable, Taurus & Town Car, 1991-96 Escort, 1988-96 Tracer, 1991-94 Capri, 1989-91 Probe & 2005-06 Mustang
Vehicle: 1995 Ford Thunderbird SC 3.8 V6 GAS

Do not smoke or allow an open flame of any type when working on or near any fuel system related components. The highly flammable vapor mixtures may ignite, resulting in serious personal injury.

Prior to disconnecting fuel lines, the fuel system pressure must be relieved to prevent accidental spray of fuel.

When installing the fuel filter, ensure the flow arrow is facing in the proper direction...

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DRIVELINE, U-JOINT & CV AXLES REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1995 Ford Thunderbird AUTOMOBILES

DRIVESHAFT U-JOINT, Replace -> Assemble -> Disassemble
Vehicle: 1995 Ford Thunderbird SC 3.8 V6 GAS

Disassemble

Do not clamp driveshaft in jaws of a vice or a similar holding fixture.

  • Place driveshaft on a suitable workbench.
  • Mark positions of driveshaft components relative to driveshaft tube. This ensures all components are reassembled in same relationship to maintain correct balance.
  • Index driveshaft and driveshaft components.
  • Clamp U-Joint Tool in a vise.
  • Remove snap rings.
  • If bearing cup cannot be pressed all way out, remove it with vise grips.
  • Remove driveshaft slip-yoke.
  • Position driveshaft in U-Joint Tool.
  • Press out a bearing cup.
  • Rotate driveshaft 180 degrees.
  • Press on...

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STARTER & ALTERNATOR REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1995 Ford Thunderbird AUTOMOBILES

Starter, Replace
Vehicle: 1995 Ford Thunderbird LX 3.8 V6 GAS

  • Disconnect battery ground cable.
  • Raise and support vehicle.
  • Remove starter shield, if equipped.
  • Disconnect starter cable and push on connector. When disconnecting hardshell connector at S-terminal, grasp plastic shell and pull off. Do not pull on wire. Be careful to pull straight off to prevent damage to conn...

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MAINTENANCE LAMP RESET PROCEDURES FOR 1995 Ford Thunderbird AUTOMOBILES

Ford Motor Co. Cars -> Traction Control System Warning Lamp ->
Vehicle: 1995 Ford Thunderbird LX 4.6 V8 GAS

This lamp should light for a approximately 6-8 seconds when the ignition is turned On as a bulb check. If the warni...

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RADIATOR & HOSE REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1995 Ford Thunderbird AUTOMOBILES

Radiator, Replace
Vehicle: 1995 Ford Thunderbird LX 3.8 V6 GAS

  • Drain cooling system.
  • Disconnect upper, lower and overflow hose from radiator.
  • Disconnect automatic transmission fluid cooler inlet and outlet lines from radiator.
  • Remove two upper fan shroud to radiator su...

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SERPENTINE BELT SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1995 Ford Thunderbird AUTOMOBILES

Serpentine Drive Belt, Replace
Vehicle: 1995 Ford Thunderbird SC 3.8 V6 GAS

  • Rotate automatic tensioner away from belt.
  • Remove old belt from pulleys.
  • Install new belt over pulleys.
  • Ensure all V-groo...

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COMPONENT LOCATION DIAGRAMS FOR 1995 Ford Thunderbird AUTOMOBILES

Component location diagrams for most 1995 Ford Thunderbird cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1990+.

LH & RH Cowl View Diagram for 1995 Ford Thunderbird LX 4.6 V8 GASLH & RH Cowl View Diagram for 1995 Ford Thunderbird LX 4.6 V8 GAS

Components on diagram:
  • Park Brake Switch
  • Speed Control Switch Assembly
  • Left Instrument Panel Lamp
  • Left Door Courtesy Lamp Switch
  • Right Door Courtesy Lamp Switch
  • Fuel Filter Diagram for 1995 Ford Thunderbird LX 3.8 V6 GASFuel Filter Diagram for 1995 Ford Thunderbird LX 3.8 V6 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Fuel Filter
  • Fuel Filter Bracket
  • Front Fuel Supply Return
  • Rear Floor Side Member
  • Rear Fuel Supply Return
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    WIRING DIAGRAMS FOR 1995 Ford Thunderbird AUTOMOBILES

    OEM drawn wiring diagrams for most 1995 Ford Thunderbird cars and light trucks sold in the U.S.

    1995 Ford Thunderbird LX 4.6 V8 GAS Wiring Diagram1995 Ford Thunderbird LX 4.6 V8 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Anti-Lock Indicator
  • Anti-Lock Brake Control Module
  • ABS Test Connector
  • Anti-Lock Power Relay
  • 1995 Ford Thunderbird LX 3.8 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram1995 Ford Thunderbird LX 3.8 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Vehicle Speed Sensor (VSS)
  • Automatic Shock Control Module
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    TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETINS FOR 1995 Ford Thunderbird AUTOMOBILES

    OEM TSB listings for most 1995 Ford Thunderbird cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1985+.

    Document: RECALL - CERTAIN 1992-2003 MODEL YEAR CARS AND TRUCKS - FUSED JUMPER HARNESS REPLACEMENT FOR VEHICLES SERVICED WITH AN INCOMPATIBLE FUSED JUMPER HARNESS
    Vehicle: 1995 Ford Thunderbird LX 4.6 V8 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Chassis Electrical, Wiring, Fuses & Breakers, Wipers, Motors
  • Document: RECALL - 1992-2004 MULTIPLE VEHICLE LINES - SPEED CONTROL SYSTEM MODIFICATION
    Vehicle: 1995 Ford Thunderbird LX 4.6 V8 GAS

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    COMPONENT/PARTS SPECIFICATIONS FOR 1995 Ford Thunderbird AUTOMOBILES

    BRAKE SPECIFICATIONS: Brake drum, rotor, caliper, and related specifications for most 1995 Ford Thunderbird cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1970+.

    • Brake caliper mounting bolt torque
    • Brake drum runout, machining, & discard specs
    • Minimum brake lining thickness.
    • Brake rotor runout, parallelism, machining, discard, & finish specs

    A/C SYSTEM SPECIFICATIONS: Air conditioning refrigerant capacity and type as well as lubricant capacity for most 1995 Ford Thunderbird cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+.

    • Refrigerant capacity & type, compressor oil viscosity, total system oil capacity & compressor clutch gap

    COOLING SYSTEM BLEED: Cooling system bleeder valve identification, bleeder type and bleed procedures for most domestic and imported cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1986+.

    PREVENTIVE MAINTENANCE: Preventive maintenance recommendations and required services for most domestic and imported cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+. Includes severe and routine service schedules

    QUICK-LUBE and ILLUSTRATIONS: Fluid recommendations, capacities, drain plug torques, tire data, and severe service recommended preventive maintenance schedules. Information covers most 1995 Ford Thunderbird cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+. Engine and chassis service images.

    • Automatic transmission/transaxles capacities, lubricant recommendations
    • Differential/final drive capacities, lube recommendations, grades, & viscosities
    • Final drive fill & drain plug torques
    • Number of lubrication fittings & plugs
    • Power steering, brake, & clutch fluid recommendations
    • Manual transmission/transaxle capacities, lube recommendations, grades, & viscosities
    • Number of lubrication fittings & plugs
    • Power steering, brake, & clutch fluid recommendations
    • Engine oil capacities, API grade recommendations, SAE viscosity recommendations, drain plug torque
    • Severe service maintenance & interval recommendations
    • Tire sizes, wheel nut/bolt torque, pressures & rim sizes
    • Transfer case capacities, lube recommendations, grades, & viscosities

    TUNE-UP & DRIVEABILITY SPECIFICATIONS: Most tune-up specifications for most 1995 Ford Thunderbird cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+

    • Airflow sensor electrical specifications
    • Tensioning specifications for systems with automatic tensioners
    • Barometric pressure sensor specs
    • Battery group number and cranking performance
    • Crankshaft & camshaft position sensor resistance
    • Engine compression pressures
    • Coolant temperature sensor specs
    • Computer advance.
    • Diesel fuel temperature sensor resistance.
    • Distributor advance specifications
    • Ignition pickup coil resistance
    • Exhaust gas recirculation temperature sensor resistance
    • Engine fastener torque values
    • Firing order diagrams
    • Fuel system pressures
    • Generator (alternator) specs
    • Intake air temperature sensor specs
    • Ignition coil specifications
    • Fuel injector resistance
    • Engine idle speeds
    • Knock sensor resistance
    • Manifold absolute pressure sensor specs
    • Mixture control solenoid resistance
    • Voltage regulator specs
    • Spark plug applications & gaps
    • Starter motor electrical specs.
    • Tensioning specifications for systems without automatic tensioners
    • Throttle body temperature sensor resistance
    • Ignition timing in degrees at rpm
    • Transmission oil temperature sensor resistance
    • Throttle position sensor specs
    • Vacuum sensor valve specs

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