1981 Ford Thunderbird Parts

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    • A1 Cardone® - Remanufactured Electronic Ignition Distributor
      (0 reviews)
      # 650459767
      Ford Thunderbird 1981, Remanufactured Electronic Ignition Distributor by A1 Cardone®. Automated test equipment verifies signal strength, correct polarity of wire harness, air gap, crank reluctor tooth size, as well as ignition coil and...
      50-state emissions street legalThe finest quality at a great price
      $39.51 - $90.05
    • Motorcraft® - PCV Valve
      (0 reviews)
      # 49320728
      Ford Thunderbird 1981, PCV Valve by Motorcraft®. Is your CHECK ENGINE light on? Has your vehicle failed a state emissions test? Your vehicle's emissions control system is in need of repair, but before you waste your time and gas running...
      Direct OEM replacementMeets strict Ford Motor Company standards
      $5.89 - $6.42
    • Fel-Pro® - Intake Manifold Gasket Set
      (0 reviews)
      # mpn4565752175
      Ford Thunderbird 5.0L 1981, Intake Manifold Gasket Set by Fel-Pro®. If you need durable gaskets to prevent leaks on your vehicle, Fel-Pro is the way to go. Engineered using the latest technologies and global engineering resources, the...
      Direct OEM replacement for a proper fitEnsures reliable sealing performance
      $9.45
    • Yukon Gear & Axle® - Gear Redline Series Gear Oil
      (2 reviews)
      # 87426883
      Ford Thunderbird with Ford 7.5" Differential 1981, Rear Gear Redline Series Gear Oil by Yukon Gear & Axle®. Yukon oil installation kits help you finish the job with high quality oil and components.
      OE quality fluids from top original equipment and aftermarket manufacturershe finest quality at a great price
      $22.56 - $29.10
    • Haynes Manuals® - Repair Manual
      (0 reviews)
      # mpn1142125830
      Ford Thunderbird 1981, Repair Manual by Haynes Manuals®. Language: English. Format: Paperback. With a Haynes manual, you can do it yourself… from simple maintenance to basic repairs. Haynes writes every book based on a complete...
      Step-by-step proceduresEasy-to-follow photos
      $25.75
    • Zymol® - Complete Detailing Kit
      (0 reviews)
      # 611928482
      Complete Detailing Kit by Zymol®. Complete™ is the kit that contains every Zymol product you need to give your car its ultimate care. You choose wich wax or Glaze you need fot your finish and all of the products will be shipped to you...
      Includes all basic products required for detailingEnsures premium protection
      $303.00 - $443.00
    • Bosch® - Starter
      (0 reviews)
      # 24237027
      Ford Thunderbird 4.2L / 5.0L 1981, Starter by Bosch®. Type: Direct Drive. Rated Power: 1.1 kW. Rotation: Right. With 9-Tooth Pinion Gear. Voltage: 12V. Whether new or remanufactured, Bosch starters are 100% factory tested to ensure...
      Designed to withstand the harshest environments100% full-load tested – meets or exceeds OE manufacturers' torque, amperage draw and RPM standards
      $59.99 - $99.00
    • ACDelco® - Professional™ Premium Coil Springs
      (0 reviews)
      # 611977788
      Ford Thunderbird 1981, Professional™ Premium Coil Springs by ACDelco®. Quantity: 2 per Pack. Designed utilizing the latest technology, this product by ACDelco features premium quality and will perform better than advertised. Perfect...
      Designed to deliver trouble-free, consistent performanceRight for your vehicle and lifestyle
      $49.60 - $62.82
    • Monroe® - Rear Drum Brake Shoes
      (0 reviews)
      # 1543605839
      Ford Thunderbird 1981, Rear Drum Brake Shoes by Monroe®. These Brake Shoes meet all OE specifications. They are designed to provide optimal stopping power and durable performance on any vehicle, no matter whether it is a passenger car,...
      Offers dependable stopping performance for today's vehiclesFriction bonding requirements to vehicle application
      $12.26 - $13.34
    • Melling® - Oil Pump
      (0 reviews)
      # 72666771
      Ford Thunderbird 1981, Oil Pump by Melling®. Melling oil pumps provide dependable performance every time in every application. Every pump is engineered, manufactured and assembled to the highest material and production standards....
      Right for your vehicle and lifestyleMade from high-quality materials for ultimate durability
      $29.96 - $81.12
    • Eastern® - ECO CARB Universal Fit Round Body Catalytic Converter
      (0 reviews)
      # mpn1206810
      Ford Thunderbird 3.3L with PC-1 Pre OBDII Weight Class 1981, ECO CARB Catalytic Converter by Eastern®. Converter Configuration: Universal Fit. Position: Center. Catalytic Converter Body Shape: Round. Catalytic Converter Overall Length:...
      Converts harmful engine emissions to less dangerous gases and water vaporAdvanced design for maximum engine output
      $171.42
    • MotoRad® - Engine Coolant Thermostat
      (0 reviews)
      # 911862170
      Ford Thunderbird 1981, Engine Coolant Thermostat by MotoRad®. State-of-the-art equipment, strict quality control, and functional testing to each thermostat ensure customers that they can trust the high quality product used in their...
      Offer precise pressure controlEnsure the proper fit
      $2.40 - $9.74
    • FRAM® - In-Line Gasoline Fuel Filter
      (0 reviews)
      # 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
      $3.75 - $4.49
    • Edelmann® - Power Steering Hose
      (0 reviews)
      # 87137324
      Ford Thunderbird 1981, Power Steering Hose by Edelmann®. Quantity: 1 per Pack. Engineered by the company with more than 50 years of steering hose manufacturing experience, Edelmann power steering replacement hoses ensure OE-style form,...
      Highly resistant to oil, heat, and ozoneOriginal equipment equivalent
      $5.46 - $26.90
    • Dorman® - OE Solutions™ Axle Shaft
      (0 reviews)
      # 16465120
      Ford Thunderbird 1981, OE Solutions™ Axle Shaft by Dorman®. All Axle Shafts are constructed of high-quality steel for long-lasting durability. Keep your axle assembly in tip-top shape by swapping out your malfunctioning part with this...
      Quality tested to ensure trouble free installation, performance, and durabilityDirect replacement for a proper fit every time
      $172.95
    • Trico® - Spray Washer Pump
      (0 reviews)
      # mpn1451446367
      Ford Thunderbird 1981, Spray Washer Pump by Trico®. TRICO offers a washer pump and a full line of washer pumps to help make windshield washer repairs quick and easy. With no cam to align, holes to drill, or other fitting adjustments...
      Pump will replace the Original Equipment washer pump on nearly any domestic or import vehicleFull line of Original Equipment style 12-volt pumps provides comprehensive vehicle coverage
      $9.64
    • Four Seasons® - A/C Compressor
      (0 reviews)
      # 63175656
      Ford Thunderbird with York A/C System 1981, A/C Compressor by Four Seasons®. Compatible with R134A Refrigerants. Products are engineered and tested to provide years of trouble free operation. Backed by over 50 years of mobile a/c...
      All compressors go through sophisticated testing and leak test processesIncludes specific electrical connector to eliminate splicing
      $149.91 - $321.63
    • ATP® - Automatic Transmission Filter Kit
      (0 reviews)
      # 190141861
      Ford Thunderbird 1981, Automatic Transmission Filter Kit by ATP®. ATP Transmission filters are designed to keep the life blood of your transmission (transmission fluid) clean. Every transmission will eventually accumulate debris from...
      Designed to deliver trouble-free, consistent performanceRight for your vehicle and lifestyle
      $4.10 - $7.57
    • Cardone Select® - Electronic Ignition Distributor
      (0 reviews)
      # 650453727
      Ford Thunderbird 4.2L / 5.0L with Single Vacuum Advance 1981, Electronic Ignition Distributor by Cardone Select®. Without Module, Governor. Cardone Select Engineered (CSE) Technology ensures that all distributors meet or exceed O.E....
      50-state emissions street legalThe finest quality at a great price
      $44.51 - $46.22
    • Standard® - EGR Valve
      (0 reviews)
      # 64733916
      Ford Thunderbird 1981, EGR Valve by Standard®. SMP’s vision is to be the leading independent supplier to the automotive aftermarket, providing the highest quality products, competitive prices and the highest reputation for integrity...
      Polyester-reinforced silicone diaphragm resists thermal aging in temperatures up to 200°CInjection-molded high-temperature polymer prevents temperature-releated failures
      $49.15 - $72.93
    • Bosch® - Air Filter
      (0 reviews)
      # mpn1013893786
      Ford Thunderbird 3.3L 1981, Air Filter by Bosch®. Bosch Air Filters are designed specifically for the Professional installer market offering 90% vehicle coverage to ensure installers will always have the right air filter.
      Competitive pricing from a trusted brandCoverage for Domestic, Asian and European vehicles
      $6.50
    • Yukon Gear & Axle® - Gear Redline Series Synthetic Oil
      (0 reviews)
      # 87426886
      Ford Thunderbird with Ford 7.5" Differential 1981, Rear Gear Redline Series Synthetic Oil by Yukon Gear & Axle®. Yukon oil installation kits help you finish the job with high quality oil and components
      OE quality fluids from top original equipment and aftermarket manufacturershe finest quality at a great price
      $59.45 - $66.39
    • S-A Design® - 4.6L and 5.4L Ford Engines: How to Rebuild-Revised Edition
      (0 reviews)
      # mpn4489117631
      Universal 4.6L and 5.4L Ford Engines: How to Rebuild-Revised Edition by S-A Design®. 4.6L and 5.4L Ford Engines: How to Rebuild expertly explains each rebuilding phase for these engines, providing crucial step-by-step information and...
      Crafted with the finest workmanshipOffered at a reasonable price
      $18.66
    • Mothers® - Interior Cloth/Vinyl Kit
      (22 reviews)
      # 2059860
      Interior Cloth/Vinyl Kit by Mothers®. 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...
      Expertly crafted from premium materialsDesigned to match rigorous quality standards
      $4.47 - $9.79
    • Remy® - Remanufactured Alternator
      (0 reviews)
      # 63457714
      Ford Thunderbird 1981, Remanufactured Alternator by Remy®. With 1 Groove V-Belt Pulley. With External Fan. Output Terminal: 1/4-20. Voltage Regulator: External. Rotation: Clockwise. Voltage: 12V. The alternators by Remy provide...
      Boasts the lowest mass in the industryProvides maximum fuel economy
      $44.91 - $62.25
    • ACDelco® - Advantage™ Front Non-Adjustable Lower Press-in Type Ball Joint
      (0 reviews)
      # mpn822390025
      Ford Thunderbird 1981, Advantage™ Front Non-Adjustable Lower Press-in Type Ball Joint by ACDelco®. Quantity: 1 per Pack. ACDelco Advantage Ball Joints feature a forged, CNC - machined shell, corrosion-resistant coating. The design...
      Forged, CNC-machined shell leads to high-quality, precision-made performance and additional strengthCorrosion-resistant coating for long life
      $10.50
    • Dorman® - Rear Drum Brake Wheel Cylinder
      (0 reviews)
      # 17865773
      Ford Thunderbird 1981, Rear Drum Brake Wheel Cylinder by Dorman®. Installation Hardware Not Included. Direct replacement Wheel Cylinder kits are an excellent solution to restoration projects when the original casting is desired and...
      Made with high quality EPDM rubber cups and boots for long lasting performanceRestores the original Wheel Cylinder’s service life when the bore finish can be adequately surfaced
      $5.42 - $6.12
    • Sealed Power® - Oil Pump
      (0 reviews)
      # 651236154
      Ford Thunderbird 1981, Oil Pump by Sealed Power®. Designed utilizing the latest technology, this product by Sealed Power features premium quality and will perform better than advertised. Perfect for your vehicle and lifestyle, it is...
      Direct replacementManufactured to strict engineering quality standards
      $32.79 - $48.62
    • Dorman® - Cast Iron Natural Exhaust Manifold
      (0 reviews)
      # mpn2072441809
      Ford Thunderbird 4.2L / 5.0L 1981, Cast Iron Exhaust Manifold by Dorman®. Position: Passenger Side. Color: Natural. Header Coating: Uncoated. This product is made of high-quality materials to serve you for years to come. Designed using...
      High Quality tubular construction protects against warping and/or crackingLeak-resistant for long-lasting performance
      $107.95
    • Airtex® - Engine Coolant Water Pump
      (0 reviews)
      # mpn1646069
      Ford Thunderbird 4.2L / 5.0L 1981, Engine Coolant Water Pump by Airtex®. Type: Standard Version. This water pump is engineered by the experts at Airtex to keep the cooling system of your vehicle running optimally. Each pump is designed...
      Precision-ground and permanently lubricated unitized bearing assembliesUnitized seals for superior protection against leakage and contamination
      $26.40




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      Bolted to an engine block and powered by a belt-driven pulley, an alternator is in motion whenever the engine is running. Essentially, a vehicle`s battery is tasked...
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