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1989 Ford Thunderbird Technical Specifications and Dimensions

These are standard specifications - not necessarily specifications for the vehicle(s) in the photo(s).

Features

Engine Location : Front
Drive Type : Rear Wheel
Body / Chassis : Unibody
Production Years for Series : 1989 - 1997
Price : $14,610-$19,825
Weight : 3540 lbs | 1605.717 kg

Power

V 6 90-degree
Displacement : 3802 cc | 232.0 cu in. | 3.8 L.
Power : 140 BHP (103.04 KW) @ 3800 RPM
Torque :160 Ft-Lbs (217 NM) @ 3000 RPM
Bore : 3.8 in | 97 mm.
Stroke : 3.4 in | 86 mm.
Compression : 9.3:1
Main Bearings : 4
Cylinder Block : Cast-iron
Cylinder Head : Aluminum
Multi-port Fuel Injection
Supercharged V 6 90-degree
Displacement : 3802 cc | 232.0 cu in. | 3.8 L.
Power : 210 BHP (154.56 KW) @ 4000 RPM
Torque :315 Ft-Lbs (427 NM) @ 2600 RPM
Bore : 3.8 in | 97 mm.
Stroke : 3.4 in | 86 mm.
Compression : 8.2:1
Main Bearings : 4
Cylinder Block : Cast-iron
Cylinder Head : Aluminum
Port fuel injection
Transmission:
5 Manual , 4 Automatic

Production Figures

Total Ford Production for 1989 : 1,234,954
Total 1989 Thunderbird production : 107,996
1989 Ford Thunderbird

Dimensions

HardTop Coupe
Fuel Capacity : 19.0 Gal
Seating Capacity : 5
Doors : 2
Exterior
Length : 198.7 in | 5047 mm.
Width : 72.7 in | 1847 mm.
Height : 52.7 in | 1339 mm.
Wheelbase : 113.0 in | 2870 mm.
Front Track : 61.4 in | 1560 mm.
Rear Track : 60.2 in | 1529 mm.

LX Coupe
Price : $16,815
Weight : 3555 lbs | 1612.521 kg
Fuel Capacity : 19.0 Gal
Seating Capacity : 5
Doors : 2
Exterior
Length : 198.7 in | 5047 mm.
Width : 72.7 in | 1847 mm.
Height : 52.7 in | 1339 mm.
Wheelbase : 113.0 in | 2870 mm.
Front Track : 61.4 in | 1560 mm.
Rear Track : 60.2 in | 1529 mm.

Super Coupe
Price : $19,825
Weight : 3700 lbs | 1678.292 kg
Fuel Capacity : 19.0 Gal
Seating Capacity : 5
Doors : 2
Exterior
Length : 198.7 in | 5047 mm.
Width : 72.7 in | 1847 mm.
Height : 52.7 in | 1339 mm.
Wheelbase : 113.0 in | 2870 mm.
Front Track : 61.4 in | 1560 mm.
Rear Track : 60.2 in | 1529 mm.

Speed Record Coupe
Fuel Capacity : 19.0 Gal
Doors : 2
Exterior
Length : 198.7 in | 5047 mm.
Width : 72.7 in | 1847 mm.
Height : 52.7 in | 1339 mm.
Wheelbase : 113.0 in | 2870 mm.
Front Track : 61.4 in | 1560 mm.
Rear Track : 60.2 in | 1529 mm.

Handling

Suspension
Front : Independent long spindle with short/long arms, coil springs and stabilizer bar

Rear : Independent with upper/lower arms, coil springs and stabilizer bar

Steering
Rack and Pinion

Tires / Wheels
Tires : P205/70R15

Recall

Component

EXTERIOR LIGHTING

Manufacturer

SABERSPORT

NHTSA Campaign ID09E012000
SummarySABERSPORT IS RECALLING 16,270 COMBINATION CORNER AND BUMPER LAMP ASSEMBLIES OF VARIOUS PART NUMBERS SOLD FOR USE AS AFTERMARKET EQUIPMENT FOR VARIOUS PASSENGER VEHICLES. THESE HEADLAMPS FAIL TO CONFORM TO THE REQUIREMENTS OF FEDERAL MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY STANDARD NO. 108, 'LAMPS, REFLECTIVE DEVICES, AND ASSOCIATED EQUIPMENT.' THESE LAMPS DO NOT CONTAIN THE REQUIRED AMBER SIDE REFLECTORS.
ConsequenceDECREASED LIGHTING VISIBILITY MAY RESULT IN A VEHICLE CRASH.
RemedySABERSPORT WILL NOTIFY OWNERS AND OFFER A FULL REFUND FOR THE NONCOMPLIANT COMBINATION LAMPS. THE SAFETY RECALL BEGAN ON MAY 11, 2009. OWNERS MAY CONTACT SABERSPORT AT 1-909-598-7589.
NotesTHIS RECALL ONLY PERTAINS TO AFTERMARKET REPLACEMENT EQUIPMENT AND HAS NO RELATION TO ANY ORIGINAL EQUIPMENT INSTALLED ON VEHICLES PRODUCED BY THE VEHICLE MANUFACTURER.IN ORDER TO DETERMINE IF YOUR AFTERMARKET LAMP ASSEMBLY IS AFFECTED BY THIS NONCOMPLIANCE, PLEASE REVIEW THE LIST OF MODEL NUMBERS PROVIDED TO US BY SABERSPORT.THE LIST CAN BE FOUND UNDER 'DOCUMENT SEARCH' LOCATED AT THE BOTTOM OF YOUR SCREEN.OWNERS MAY ALSO CONTACT THE NATIONAL HIGHWAY TRAFFIC SAFETY ADMINISTRATION'S VEHICLE SAFETY HOTLINE AT 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), OR GO TO

Component

ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION

Manufacturer

FORD MOTOR COMPANY

Mfr Report Date19870801
NHTSA Campaign ID96V071000
SummaryTHE IGNITION SWITCH COULD EXPERIENCE AN INTERNAL SHORT CIRCUIT.
ConsequenceTHIS CONDITION COULD CAUSE OVERHEATING, SMOKE, AND POSSIBLY FIRE IN THE STEERING COLUMN AREA OF THE VEHICLE.
RemedyDEALERS WILL REPLACE THE IGNITION SWITCH.
NotesSYSTEM: ELECTRICAL; IGNITION SWITCH. VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER AND MULTI-PURPOSE VEHICLES AND LIGHT DUTY TRUCKS. NOTE: OWNERS WHO TAKE THEIR VEHICLES TO AN AUTHORIZED DEALER ON AN AGREED UPON SERVICE DATE AND DO NOT RECEIVE THE FREE REMEDY WITHIN A REASONABLE TIME, SHOULD CONTACT FORD AT 1-800-392-3673. ALSO CONTACT THE NATIONAL HIGHWAY TRAFFIC SAFETY ADMINISTRATION'S AUTO SAFETY HOTLINE AT 1-800-424-9393.

Component

SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:DISC:CALIPER

Manufacturer

FORD MOTOR COMPANY

Mfr Report Date19880701
NHTSA Campaign ID89V081000
SummaryDUE TO CONTACT BETWEEN THE BRAKE CALIPER OF THE INBOARD FRONT WHEEL AND THE FRONT STABILIZER BAR, THERE MAY BE INCREASED BRAKE PEDAL TRAVEL FOLLOWING LOW SPEED TURNING MANEUVERS.
ConsequenceTHIS COULD CAUSE A REDUCTION IN BRAKE PERFORMANCETHAT COULD RESULT IN AN ACCIDENT.
RemedyINSTALL ACORN TYPE FRONT SUSPENSION STRUT NUTS TO ELIMINATE STABILIZER BAR TO BRAKE CALIPER CONTACT.
NotesSYSTEM: BRAKES/SUSPENSION.VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER CARS.

Component

FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY:MOUNTING

Manufacturer

FORD MOTOR COMPANY

Mfr Report Date19880801
NHTSA Campaign ID88V165000
SummaryPLASTIC ROLLOVER VALVE MOUNTING PLATE MAY NOT BE PROPERLY SEALED TO THE PLASTIC FUEL TANK.
ConsequenceFUEL OR VAPOR COULD LEAK, WHICH COULD RESULT IN A VEHICLEFIRE.
RemedyREPLACE FUEL TANK.
NotesSYSTEM: FUEL TANK.VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER CARS.

Component

SUSPENSION:REAR:SPRINGS

Manufacturer

FORD MOTOR COMPANY

Mfr Report Date19890101
NHTSA Campaign ID89V080000
SummaryIMPROPERLY HEAT TREATED REAR SUSPENSION KNUCKLES COULD EXPERIENCE HIGH MILEAGE FATIGUE CRACKS AND EVENTUAL FRACTURE.
ConsequenceTHIS COULD RESULT IN REAR SUSPENSION FAILURE AT THEAFFECTED WHEEL WITH AN ADVERSE AFFECT ON CONTROL OF THE CAR, WHICH COULDCAUSE AN ACCIDENT.
RemedyREPLACE KNUCKLES THAT HAVE THE AFFECTED LOT CODES.
NotesSYSTEM: REAR SUSPENSION KNUCKLES.VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER CARS.

Information provided by NHTSA
Data updated October 2019

1989 Averages

Avg. Car Cost : $153,500
Avg. Household Income : $27,450
Avg. Home : $120,000
Avg. Gallon of Gas : $0.97
Avg. Stamp : $0

The 1989 Ford Thunderbird measures 72.70 inches in width, The 1989 Ford Thunderbird measures 198.70 inches in length, and has a wheelbase of 113.00 inches.


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