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89 Saab Turbo convertible top problem

The top will not go up or down. I have checked the fuses and there is power. Is it a switch problem or a motor problem.

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Check for power at the motor.
If you have it there and it doesn't run, you have a bad motor.
If you have no power, check at the relay.
If the realay has power in and not out, yoou have a bad relay.
If the relay has no power in, check the switch.

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