Due to overwhelming demand, WCCC is now able to offer a 1967 - 1969 Thunderbird Electric Headlight Door conversion kit. This kit will replace the old, tired, vacuum system that likes to
leak and wear out.
This kit consists of driver and passenger side electric actuator assemblies (remanufactured 1989 - 1992 Ford Probe motors) with a fused wiring loom and relay for easy installation. Includes detailed instructions. Simply
remove all existing vacuum components and replace with this kit to have
headlight covers that work under any conditions with the car running or
NOTE: We also have a kit with good used electric motors as a cost-saving option.
If you have a high performance engine with low vacuum, this is a must
have kit for your Cougar.
Actuator Heim joints are fully adjustable to keep your grille and
headlight lids nice and straight without slack. Another advantage of this electric system is that it doesn't put constant pressure on your grille like the original vacuum system does.
These kits have a 3 year full warranty against manufacturer defects.
We've had questions about what body plug to use when getting rid of the vacuum hoses and converting to the electric headlights. You can click on the link in the video, or get it here.
We currently do not have a video for installing this kit on the Thunderbird, but aside from a few obvious differences, this video gives the basics on installation: