Dead battery in a 2003 ford the bird

Asked by Dec 30, 2016 at 05:47 PM about the 2003 Ford Thunderbird Premium Convertible

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

My husband has 2003 ford the bird. It has not been
driven much in the last 2 months. He went to start
the car and the battery is dead. He connected the
battery charger and the car went nuts. Alarm went
off fans started running. Freaked my husband out
so he stopped charging. What is the problem

2 Answers

25,805

I think your Bird was giving you the bird. All I can suggest is make sure all battery connections are good, no frayed or loose terminals, etc. To make any other diagnosis would require more info or an inspection.

110

More than likely, the ignition switch was left on causing it to go haywire.

Your Answer

Ford Thunderbird Experts

  • #1
    Larry Sturgis
    Reputation
    1,640
  • #2
    Tom Demyan
    Reputation
    1,550
  • #3
    tennisshoes
    Reputation
    1,240
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Ford Mustang
9 Great Deals out of 1,191 listings starting at $2,995
Used Chevrolet Corvette
710 listings starting at $4,450
Used Chevrolet Camaro
796 listings starting at $10,000
Used Ford F-150
459 Great Deals out of 9,063 listings starting at $922
Used Mazda MX-5 Miata
207 listings starting at $4,995
Used Chevrolet Impala
61 Great Deals out of 938 listings starting at $1,900
Used Jeep Wrangler
91 Great Deals out of 1,586 listings starting at $2,488
Used Mercedes-Benz SL-Class
115 listings starting at $15,995
Used Porsche Boxster
4 Great Deals out of 67 listings starting at $7,995
Used Jaguar XK-Series
15 listings starting at $19,995
Used BMW 3 Series
152 Great Deals out of 1,908 listings starting at $2,300

Used Cars For Sale

2005 Ford Thunderbird For Sale
1 listings starting at $19,950
2002 Ford Thunderbird For Sale
14 listings starting at $13,595

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use.