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Old 08-22-2008, 09:32 PM   #1
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Exclamation 1987 4runner front power windows

So heres the deal at first the drivers side window worked fine but not the passenger so I took it all apart and could not find any problems with the switch or the wires leading to it, also the drivers side wouldnt work the passenger side either so I checked the motors and they work great when I have power and a ground. I read somewhere that you could just hook a power wire to the blue wire w/ the red stripe but it didn't so I can figure it out anyone else have this problem.
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Old 08-22-2008, 09:55 PM   #2
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Slow-Did you come get a pass switch from me at Nix99?

If you want, i have the 87 FSM and can try and help you track down the problem. I have the tester and the knowhow heh
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Old 08-23-2008, 01:20 AM   #3
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no I didnt but i'll take any help I can get, I also thought about converting them to manual windows, but f that i want power windows.
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So heres the deal at first the drivers side window worked fine but not the passenger so I took it all apart and could not find any problems with the switch or the wires leading to it, also the drivers side wouldnt work the passenger side either so I checked the motors and they work great when I have power and a ground. I read somewhere that you could just hook a power wire to the blue wire w/ the red stripe but it didn't so I can figure it out anyone else have this problem.
Did you remove the motor when you tested it? I've changed power windows motors before, and when removed from the load, they work just fine, but lack the torque to move the window when installed. I have both my power windows starting to fail in my 88 Xtra-cab, just waiting for complete failure to replace them, cause I am cheap.
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Where in the NW are you located Slow?
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Old 08-23-2008, 10:41 AM   #6
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I am in Eugene Or. I did leave them in and test them with the load they worked good as new I didnt take them out cause Im lazy like that.
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Old 09-01-2008, 07:14 PM   #7
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Hey DC do you think you could post a schematic for the front power windows? I cant find S in the wiring thanks.
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I believe there's a master switch for the electric windows that dictates operation from the driver's side to the pass side. Might check into that. Not sure where it is. I don't have any schematics nor have I dug that deep into power windows.
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4runnerx3 has a bunch of schematics. Might PM him.
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I'll see about scanning and posting the schematic.

If i don't within the week, remind me and I'll make sure it gets copied. I often get quite busy and forget.
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Old 09-04-2008, 05:34 PM   #11
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Ok so I took my runner in to the shop today they had it for about 1 hour i went back and they said i had a short somewhere crap I hate electrical but I have to figure out a way to make my windows work again, either I am going to rewire them or convert them to manual windows, any help would be appreciated. Thanks Slo
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And there he is...the man with the diagrams!!! (I will be downloading this info for myself....yeah!!)
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And, btw...thank you!
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I'll just go over here and check in my handy dandy Hard copy.....
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Old 09-06-2008, 07:25 PM   #17
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hey thanks alot looks like i not the only one that need your info!
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Ok I checked the continuity from the circuit break i either dont have power or a ground to the c/b how do i find where the wires go to?
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update i just finished checking the continuity from the wiring harness from the switch in the door to the harness in the cab it seems to be working fine. i did run a wire from the battery to the switch and it worked fine window up and down there has to be a fuse or a relay i have to check but I dont know where it is.
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Old 09-15-2008, 03:53 PM   #20
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I checked the passenger side and i have nothing no power or ground. anyone?????
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