RECENTLY BOUGHT 1989 TAURUS.....ELECTRIC WINDOWS WILL NOT GO DOWN. MOTORS RUN BUT DO MOVE WINDOWS. CAR SAT COVERED FOR TWO YEARS. SWITCHES LOCK BUTTON APPEARS TO BE OFF . WHAT COULD DO

Asked by Jan 22, 2015 at 04:30 AM about the 1989 Ford Taurus

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

1989 TAURUS : ELEC. WINDOWS WILL NOT WORK...GO DOWN. MOTORS WILL RUN
BUT WILL NOT MOVE WINDOWS.     SWITCHES LOCK OUT BUTTON APPEARS TO
BE OFF.      CAR SAT, COVERED FOR 2 1/2 YRS.    WHAT CAN I DO?

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It is a high proabality that the plastic gears have stripped in the power window motor, the gears are usually at your local parts store or can be ordered overnight, the real drawback is you have to take the motors out to replace them, and that can be a real bear.

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