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Re: Power Window Woes
On Wed, 22 Oct 1997 18:18:18 +0000 John Graham <email@example.com>
>> Hi All:
>> Had my some steering column and ignition cylinder parts replaced
>> attempted theft on the '87 4KTQ, and now ALL of the power window
>> inop. In addition, the driver's window is permanently down.
>> Is there a way to 'force' the wiindow up, and why the complete
>failure of ALL
>> the switches (can't find any fuses)?
Yes, if the window regulators are good, you can easily "force" the
by hot wiring at the switch. If you use fused test leads, you can do it
by trial and
error or you could check wiring diagram to see which wire goes where.
DO NOT try to lift the window by hand. This puts slack in the cable and
leads to terminal breakdown of the window regulator.
Paul Anderson, Cheyenne, WY 87 5000SQ, 85 5000S, 84 5000CST,
82 VW Quantum,
78 Fiat Spider