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power windows wont go back up

This all started when my convertable top would not go down. The windows went down like they are supposed to when lowering the roof but now they won't go back up. Drivers window is the only one that went back up. We checked all fuses and then we switched the relay for the windows with another just to see if it would work and it did. So we bought a new relay installed it, checked again. It worked. I thought the problem was solved so we put the car all back together and I go to roll the windows back up and now it doesn't work again. So I went and bought 2 more relays and replaced all of them. It still doesn't work.What do I need to check next and how?


Hi Pamelapk, Welcome

Hi Pamelapk,

Welcome back.
How are you?
Remember helping you in the past.
My pleasure to help you out again.

The ONLY way to repair your issue is to troubleshoot the "Window Circuit" for CONTINUITY and CONNECTIVITY issues!!!

Feel free to post back if you have any questions about the above mentioned.

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You mean testing the

You mean testing the switches? I know nothing about electricity but I do have a multi meter. I guess I can figure it out. Im just checking to see if power is going to the swithces right? My boyfriend knows about it some. I think he already tested the switches.

Hi Pam, Yes you must confirm

Hi Pam,

Yes you must confirm that the switch on the drivers side AND passenger side are BOTH operational.

After that you need to confirm that the wiring for each window circuit (driver’s and passenger) has continuity. In other words, the wiring for:

EACH WINDOW IS CONTINUOUS AND HAS NO BREAKS!!!

Also try the “Wire Harness Jiggle Test”. With your hand grab THE SAME wire harnesses that the relays connect to. Now jiggle those harnesses around . If the windows start working you know that the problem is a loose (and or) bad connection somewhere in the circuit. The links below will help. They contain ALL you need to know and MORE for resolving your issue.

Good luck.
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