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I have a 1995 lebaron convertable. The top does not go down. The relays click when pushing the buttons but nothing happens. any help? Gary

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The electric tops have a retraction mechanism that is designed to unfold and fold the frame, which is often referred to as the power top. The driver has to push a button, and the top retracts.
If the relay is clicking and you are confirmed then relay is functioning but the motor is not working or it has got weak or it is getting blocked. One of the major problems that electric convertible tops have are failure issues. The electric motor that controls that top can sometimes fail and result in either the top not going up or not being able to go down.
The other thing to check the voltages at the switch.If the top switch is faulty then it will not let the motor to spin or the top to work. check yor fuse panel and inspect the fuse for the conv. top motor and replace if needed. The top motor is in the lower right trunk below the floor covering. the top will not release unless the trunk is closed and locked. often the wire harness in the trunk hinge breaks or the trunk lock motor binds. check these after you make sure the fuses are good. also check for oil under the spare. sometimes the top reservoir leaks, no oil, no operation of top.The convertible switch is located in the center console. Thanks. Keep updated for any more query. You can rate this solution and show your appreciation.

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