will the ecm from a 97 tbird work in a 94 tbird same engine

Asked by Jan 02, 2017 at 11:30 AM about the 1994 Ford Thunderbird LX

Question type: Car Customization

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No it would not, 1994 is OBD1 computer, and 1997 has the OBDII computer.

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Nope, and don't even try it, you could burn out the OBD2 ECM and possibly some sensors on the OBD1 system.

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