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Old 04-01-2017, 09:28 PM
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Wiring on Power Windows

I need some help on our 86 GW . The flex track on rear windows was broken and need to be replaced. I took the window motors and frames out of all doors, cleaned up the frames and lubed the tracks. I replaced the flex track and reassembled everything. The rear windows work but very slowly. I tested power to both motors and I’m getting 9.4 to 9.5 volts on both sides. I disconnected the power plug on the passenger rear and still have 9.4 volts. Before I rip the rest of the interior out, where do the power wires run? Is it under the carpet or under the door sills?
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Old 04-02-2017, 10:55 AM
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Did you try cleaning up your switches? Mine were corroded, so cleaned what I could and hit it was some de-oxit, made a difference.
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Yea i would check the switches. You might be getting the right V but not the right draw. Did you try hooking up a battery directly to the window motor? that would bypass the switch and verify the motor and frames are good. If it dosent roll up well then we know its something in the motor, bent frame or the window is getting stuck in the frame.
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The drivers rear operated as it should when I applied 12 volts. The pass. rear still went up very slow. I couldn't feel any heat from the motor but after the third try, the window will come down but I had to push it up. I wonder if the motor is shot.
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So you gave that motor a direct 12V supply with a direct ground and it preformed the same way as with the switch?
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So you gave that motor a direct 12V supply with a direct ground and it preformed the same way as with the switch?

Yes.
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