Electrical 93 Mustang Vert Electrical Gremlins...help!

Discussion in 'Fox 5.0 Mustang Tech' started by jpdyno2, Oct 26, 2013.

  1. Hey ya'll, I've got some weird stuff going on in my 'vert lately, and I'm kind of at a loss. 3 issues so far.

    Issue #1. I rebuilt the quarter windows, including new motor on drivers side. all was well for weeks then a few days ago it stopped wanting to go up, but after turning all other electrics off, and running the motor a few, it will go up.

    Issue #2 Since I got the car the passenger side window switch won't operate the window. The drivers side master switch will, so the motor is good. I put a new switch on the passenger side, no joy. I did a continuity test from the switch to the motor and all was well. Yet it still doesn't work. wth??? tested the switch too and it works...so now what???

    Issue #3 and just happened today. Convertible top just clicks at the relay to go down...will come up just fine. bad relay? motor dying? :(

    would love some advice on one or all 3 of these issues.
    thanks guys.
  2. I too recently rebuilt my 1/4 windows with new gear drives, lubed up the rods and they work great.Not sure about the electrical gremlins with your windows.I too for a while had an issue with my top motor relay clicking intermittently..then sometimes the top would work fine.I replaced the motor and it did the same thing..I rapped on the motor a few times with a wrench n voila' it worked! Think the culprit is a bad relay/wiring as I REPLACED MY RELAY AND THE PROBLEM CEASED.
  3. thanks Cobra...I have the top manual, and it could be a bad relay. I have a 130 amp alternator on order, should be here Monday, so I'm kinda hoping more juice might help all 3 issues. If not, I'll put in new relays and see what happens. Really hate electrical issues. :( Not a clue what to do about the passenger window though...
  4. Diagram courtesy of Tmoss & Stang&2birds

    Power Windows

    Power Top


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