1997 3.8 ford Thunderbird "AC COMPRESSOR" COMPATIBILITY

Asked by Jul 08, 2016 at 11:25 PM about the 1997 Ford Thunderbird

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I have a '05 ford taurus 3.0 v6 AC
COMPRESSOR that looks like the
compressor that i need for 1997 3.8 liter
Thunderbird but still only the WIRE
CONNECTION i dont see , my question is(Is
the '05 compatible with the '97 ?)

2 Answers


Yes same part numbers when I look it up. Same wire hook-up.


The wire plug connected may be different, compressor is same. Cut & splice plug for new compressor.

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