The 10th generation of the Thunderbird has a cumulative PainRank™ of 2.34. That can be compared against other Ford generations. Shopping for a Ford? This generation is generally a good bet.
Owners of the 1990–1997 Thunderbird model years have sent in 57 complaints on CarComplaints.com. We've listed the three most common below. Most are about the engine (45%) followed by the electrical (12%) and the transmission (12%).