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Old 12-30-2006, 16:52   #1 (permalink)
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1990 Thunderbird Speedometer/Radio problem

I have a 90 Thunderbird which I am trying to bring back after 2 years of sitting in the garage. The speedometer is out and the radio doesn't work but everything else does. I replaced the battery and spark plugs but it did not fix the problem. I am guessing it may be the ignition switch or possibly the battery cables. Any ideas? Thanks in advance.
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Old 12-30-2006, 19:18   #2 (permalink)
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Re: 1990 Thunderbird Speedometer/Radio problem

Have you checked fuses? Most vehicles have a fuse block inside the car and under the hood. Some radios also have a fuse in the radio.
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Old 12-31-2006, 14:44   #3 (permalink)
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Re: 1990 Thunderbird Speedometer/Radio problem

I checked the fuses and they all seem fine. I'm might replace them anyway though.
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That didn't fix the problem. Any other suggestions?
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Old 01-01-2007, 17:41   #5 (permalink)
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Re: 1990 Thunderbird Speedometer/Radio problem

Is it digital dash? I was working on a Cougar w/ the same problem but it had all digital dash. I found a fuse in the box under the hood that was blown. Replaced it and all was well.
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Old 01-02-2007, 14:34   #6 (permalink)
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Re: 1990 Thunderbird Speedometer/Radio problem

It is digital. I will take a look at that fuse box. Thanks.
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