Timing Belt Replacement Estimate for Ford Thunderbird

Ford Thunderbird Timing Belt Replacement costs $216 on average. Following is a breakdown of the labor and parts estimates.

Skip the repair shop - our mechanics come to you
YourMechanic Price
$208 to $238
Labor: $105 -$120
Parts: $103 -$118
Average Dealer price
$346 to 375
Average Shop price
$254 to 272
Get an instant quote for your car
Our mechanics come to you ・Backed by 12-month, 12,000-mile guarantee・Fair and transparent pricing
Get a quote
CarServiceYourMechanic PriceShop/Dealer Price
1988 Ford ThunderbirdL4-2.3L TurboService typeTiming Belt ReplacementYourMechanic Price$216.51Shop/Dealer Price$266.16 - $366.13
1986 Ford ThunderbirdL4-2.3L TurboService typeTiming Belt ReplacementYourMechanic Price$229.94Shop/Dealer Price$283.06 - $393.18
1987 Ford ThunderbirdL4-2.3L TurboService typeTiming Belt ReplacementYourMechanic Price$214.44Shop/Dealer Price$263.62 - $362.06
1985 Ford ThunderbirdL4-2.3L TurboService typeTiming Belt ReplacementYourMechanic Price$229.94Shop/Dealer Price$283.03 - $393.12
Show example Ford Thunderbird Timing Belt Replacement prices

Meet some of our expert Ford mechanics

Real customer reviews from Ford owners like you.

450 reviews
Ben
36 years of experience
Ben showed up before my scheduled time (which was great!), completed the diagnostic quickly, and even gave me some detailed information about my issue. I look forward to Ben returning with the parts and fixing the issue.
2003 FORD THUNDERBIRD - CHECK ENGINE LIGHT IS ON INSPECTION
Want Ben's expert advice? Ask your question now. Its free!
432 reviews
Patrick
22 years of experience
Patrick arrived before the scheduled appointment I was notified before he arrived. Patrick was very thourogh with his inspection of my vehicle and made me confident that he would do an excellent job.
1996 FORD THUNDERBIRD - CAR IS NOT STARTING INSPECTION
Want Patrick's expert advice? Ask your question now. Its free!
283 reviews
Patrick
27 years of experience
1960 FORD THUNDERBIRD - MECHANIC CONSULTATION
Want Patrick's expert advice? Ask your question now. Its free!
13 reviews
Jeff
15 years of experience
Very friendly and fast!
2002 FORD TAURUS - CAR IS NOT STARTING INSPECTION
Want Jeff's expert advice? Ask your question now. Its free!

All about Timing Belt Replacement

The timing belt is a rubber belt located in the engine compartment behind the drive belts. Its job is to keep the crankshaft in sync with the camshaft(s), ensuring the proper timing and operation of the engine valves and therein, the engine.

Timing Belt Replacement Estimates for Popular Ford Models