1981 Ford Thunderbird Parts

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      # 63457718
      Ford Thunderbird 1981, Starter by Remy®. Rated Power: 1.1 kW. Rotation: Clockwise. With 9-Tooth Pinion Gear. Voltage: 12V. Starters are made for the aftermarket with the same precision as the best original equipment components. Designed...
      Features the most compact design on the marketEnsures less friction and excellent performance
      $34.87 - $65.16
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      # 525658046
      Ford Thunderbird Sedan 1981, Problem Solver™ Coil Springs by MOOG®. Quantity: 2 per Pack. Upgrade your vehicle to MOOG coil springs that are designed to restore the original handling, reduce body sway and bring ride height to OE...
      Direct fit, with no modificationsRestores and retains proper handling
      $57.05 - $79.40
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      # mpn336649
      Ford Thunderbird 1981, C-Tek™ Standard Vented Front Brake Rotor by Centric®. Quantity: 1 Per Pack. Manufactured using quality G11H18 metallurgy and designed with a non-directional finish, this rotor provides superior braking power,...
      OE style replacement rotorNon-directional finish
      $24.40
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      # 90637513
      Ford Thunderbird 5.0L 1981, Remanufactured Long Block Engine by Replace®. If your engine is worn out, don’t just get a rebuilt engine, get one that’s better than new. A Replace engine is reverse engineered to eliminate original...
      Designed to be better than newReverse engineered to ensure any factory defects are eliminated
      $1,409.20 - $1,534.00
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      # 176885910
      Ford Thunderbird 3.3L 1981, Replacement Exhaust Kit by Walker®. Without O2 Sensor Port. Without Air Tube. If you are looking for the ultimate in quality and value, then this superior replacement exhaust kit by Walker is what you need....
      Direct fit replacementIncludes all applicable flanges, hangers, and sensor fittings
      $55.65 - $76.11
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      # mpn2027675
      Ford Thunderbird with Standard Duty Cooling 1981, Engine Coolant Radiator by APDI®. Core Size: 24 1/2" x 18" x 1". Outlet: 1 1/2". Inlet: 1 1/4". Row quantity: 1. Construction: Plastic/Aluminum. Increase the life of your vehicle's...
      Same quality as OE for less moneyDesigned with the latest software and manufactured with modern tooling
      $82.86
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn4482913513
      Ford Thunderbird 1981, Fuel Tank by Replace®. Volume: 18 Gallons. With Lock-Ring Kit. If you’re in need of a fuel tank, don’t pay the high dealer price for a replacement, when you can get an OE quality fuel tank for much less from...
      Same quality as OE for less moneyDesigned with the latest software and manufactured with modern tooling
      $180.91
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      # 636476192
      Ford Thunderbird 1981, Remanufactured Power Steering Pump by A1 Cardone®. If you're looking for a replacement power steering pump for your vehicle, why not equip it with Cardone's pumps that will give you the performance you can rely...
      100% computer tested for quality and reliability100% appearance inspected to ensure your satisfaction
      $28.83 - $35.01
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      # 111381819
      Ford Thunderbird with 7.5" Ring Gear with Ford Series Axle 1981, Rear Ring and Pinion Gear Set by USA Standard Gear®. USA Standard ring and pinion sets are the right choice to add confidence to your install. USA Standard Gear offers a...
      Direct-fit OE-quality replacement for your factory partHelps restore the proper functionality of your vehicle
      $189.55 - $227.97
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn307825
      Ford Thunderbird 1981, Remanufactured Front Windshield Wiper Motor by A1 Cardone®. Without Washer Pump. Connector Type: Pin. Mounting Type: Direct Bolt. Number of Mounting Holes: 3. Domestic. With Instruction Sheet. Each unit is 100%...
      100% Load Testing ensures guaranteed performance every timeBrushes are precisely designed to ensure armature and contacts are properly matched
      $43.21
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      # 63175663
      Ford Thunderbird 5.0L 1981, A/C Compressor Clutch by Four Seasons®. Black. Material: Steel. Number of Grooves: 1. All products are engineered and tested to provide years of trouble free operation. Backed by over 50 years of car parts...
      OE quality parts from top original equipment and aftermarket manufacturersThe finest quality at a great price
      $112.36 - $136.43
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      # mpn2662816342
      Ford Thunderbird 3.3L C4 Transmission with 10 1/4" Torque Converter 1981, Automatic Transmission Flexplate by ATP®. Without Ring Gear. OD: 9.875". Teeth Quantity: None. Diameter: 9.875". ATP flex plates are made of high quality steel...
      OE quality at an affordable priceOE fit and function
      $11.91
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      # mpn4254419411
      Ford Thunderbird with Coil Package 1981, Ignition Coil by Spectra Premium®. Spectra Premium ignition coils are designed and produced under a strict TS16949 quality control process. In our online store you can get this superior...
      All ignition coils are durability tested at 100 cycles of thermal shock (-50 to 300° F), to ensure reliability from extreme vibration24 hours salt spray test ensures sensors provide high corrosion resistance
      $7.84
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      # mpn472989
      Ford Thunderbird 4.2L / 5.0L 1981, Oxygen Sensor by Denso®. Position: Upstream. Denso's light duty oxygen sensor started to appear on vehicles with the development of fuel injection systems. The basic job of the sensor is to monitor the...
      Corrosion-resistant stainless steel constructionPTFE filter blocks efficiency-robbing contaminants
      $24.22
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      # mpn1013902533
      Ford Thunderbird 3.3L 1981, Air Filter by Denso®. Designed utilizing the latest technology, this product by Denso features premium quality and will perform better than advertised. Perfect for your vehicle and lifestyle, it is...
      Designed to deliver trouble-free, consistent performanceRight for your vehicle and lifestyle
      $4.05
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      # mpn358730861
      Ford Thunderbird C4 Transmission 1981, ATI Max Duty Super F Transmission Fluid (100021-12) by ATI Performance®. 1 Quart. Case of 12. Synthetic Type F Racing ATF. The new 30 weight Max Duty Super F is for large displacement, turbocharged...
      High quality at an affordable priceExpertly made from premium materials
      $140.05
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      # mpn4201101537
      Ford Thunderbird 1981, 1980-1989 Ford/Lincoln/Mercury Parts Manuals on CD by Detroit Iron®. PDF Format. CD Quantity: 1 Piece. Ford Factory Manual. Licensed Detroit Iron CD provides the most comprehensive set of digital Factory OEM shop...
      Developed to preserve valuable data about antique and classic ridesMade with the utmost care for your specific year, make and model
      $28.16
    • (15 reviews)
      # mpn1728321
      Showroom Shine by Dr. Beasley's®. This product is made of high-quality materials to serve you for years to come. Designed using state-of-the-art technology and with customers in mind. It will meet your needs and deliver great quality at...
      Expertly crafted from premium materialsDesigned to match rigorous quality standards
      $499.99
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      # 9419129
      Ford Thunderbird with Ford System Alternator 1981, Alternator by Quality-Built®. With External Fan. Voltage Regulator: External. Rotation: Clockwise. Voltage: 12V. Get professional installer quality at a DIY price with a Quality-Built...
      Designed specifically for the high demands of professional installersSelect components and advanced manufacturing techniques provide unparalleled performance and reliability
      $19.19 - $50.28
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      # 573956562
      Ford Thunderbird Sedan 1981, OESpectrum™ Front Strut by Monroe®. Strut Charging Type: Gas Charged Unit - Strut Rod Will Extend Automatically. These products are engineered for foreign nameplate vehicles to enhance the performance of...
      Provide unprecedented handling precision and controlNitrogen gas charged
      $34.03
    • (0 reviews)
      # 45333292
      Ford Thunderbird 1981, Power Brake Booster by A1 Cardone®. Remanufactured. This product is made of high-quality materials to serve you for years to come. Designed using state-of-the-art technology and with customers in mind. It will...
      100% O.E. quality seals, diaphragms and check valves are installed on every unit for like-new performance and reliabilityAll units are 100% vacuum tested to ensure reliable performance
      $62.09 - $85.16
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn4493833497
      Ford Thunderbird 5.0L Block Cast # D9OE-E3A Right Head Cast # D8OE Crank Cast # 2MA Left Head Cast # D8OE 1981, Remanufactured Long Block Engine by Dahmer Powertrain®. Designed utilizing the latest technology, this product by Dahmer...
      Designed to deliver trouble-free, consistent performanceRight for your vehicle and lifestyle
      $1,600.44
    • (0 reviews)
      # 165475294
      Ford Thunderbird 1981, Replacement Exhaust Kit by AP Exhaust®. Get confidence with this high-standard OE quality purchase which is perfect for those who want to perform a long-lasting exhaust system repair. Made from top-notch...
      Superior replacement for your worn out exhaust partHelps put your vehicle back to its tip-top shape
      $52.79 - $54.86
    • (0 reviews)
      # 64131422
      Ford Thunderbird 1981, Replacement Water Pump by GMB®. Rotation: Standard. GMB proudly announces that all principal component parts are designed, manufactured and tested in house, such as bearings, impellers, mechanical seal kits and...
      Designed to deliver trouble-free, consistent performanceRight for your vehicle and lifestyle
      $20.18 - $48.34
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      # 103950040
      Ford Thunderbird 1981, In-Line Gasoline Fuel Filter by FRAM®. In-Line Gasoline. This product is made of high-quality materials to serve you for years to come. Designed using state-of-the-art technology and with customers in mind. It...
      High quality at an affordable priceExpertly made from premium materials
      $3.52 - $4.45
    • (0 reviews)
      # 1044948180
      Ford Thunderbird 1981, Remanufactured Power Steering Rack and Pinion Assembly by BBB Industries®. Quantity: 1 per Pack. Restore like-new, leak-free steering performance! BBB Industries® goal is to provide service technicians with reman...
      Remanufactured to offer like-new quality and dependabilityHousings are bead-blasted to eliminate rust and/or corrosion
      $52.05 - $57.78
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      # 57084005
      Ford Thunderbird 1981, Premium™ U-Joint by MOOG®. Upgrade your vehicle to MOOG and experience a safe and comfortable ride. The parts are made tough to ensure reliable operation even under extreme conditions. Thanks to the advanced...
      OE quality parts from top original equipment and aftermarket manufacturersThe finest quality at a great price
      $8.59 - $11.30
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn767361369
      Ford Thunderbird 1981, Professional™ Windshield Washer Pump by ACDelco®. Designed utilizing the latest technology, this product by ACDelco features premium quality and will perform better than advertised. Perfect for your vehicle and...
      Full line of 12-volt pumps available for comprehensive vehicle coverageNo cam to align or other fittings required
      $13.28
    • (0 reviews)
      # 22836302
      Ford Thunderbird 1981, HVAC Heater Core by Spectra Premium®. If you’re not feeling much heat or your carpet is wet and you smell antifreeze, chances are you need a new heater core. If testing proves that your heater core is defective,...
      100% quality assuranceDrop in fit for easy installation
      $21.44 - $22.02
    • (0 reviews)
      # 552827052
      Ford Thunderbird 1981, Automatic Transmission Torque Converter by Dacco®. 1 Piece. Dacco® offers the most extensive line of torque converters in the industry, and because have more than 80 locations, those parts are available for same...
      Perfect to improve your vehicle’s performanceMade from high-strength materials for exceptional durability
      $80.08 - $125.22




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    Kooks
    Product very good. Love it.
    Posted by Jojie (Mississauga, ON) / August 8, 20182010 Toyota Corolla
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