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The engine air filter in your 1997 Ford Thunderbird cleans the air that enters your engine. Checking and replacing the air cleaner in your 1997 Thunderbird at least once a year will help you get better gas mileage. A dirty air filter will cause your Thunderbird to lose 1 - 3 mpg; depending on your driving, you can improve your fuel economy and save 70 - 100 gallons of gas per year simply by changing your filter regularly. The video above, shows you where the engine air filter is located in your Thunderbird and how to check it!
In addition to improving the fuel economy of your Thunderbird, replacing your air filter will improve the performance of your engine. These filters are fairly inexpensive, so check out our parts page for great deals and coupons on a new one (tip: buy several air filters for your 1997 Thunderbird so you can easily replace it with a new one if it is dirty.)
If your brake fluid is a little low, learn how to add some here. Ignoring a low level leads to big problems1997 Ford Thunderbird LX 4.6L V8
Learn how to diagnose and fix minor oil leaks in your car1997 Ford Thunderbird LX 4.6L V8
Minor transmission fluid leaks can often be fixed with the right sealant - see how to do this1997 Ford Thunderbird LX 4.6L V8
Leaking coolant is usually a sign that your water pump needs to be replaced. This video shows you how to quickly plug it1997 Ford Thunderbird LX 4.6L V8
There's no reason to check the washer fluid level without adding some - see how to do it here!1997 Ford Thunderbird LX 4.6L V8