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    Hey there! I'm currently restoring a '91 GT Convertible and the top won't go down. I can hear the motor when I push close, but hear nothing when trying to open the top.

    Is there a way to manually lower it? The car smells terrible so I am removing all fabrics and carpet and need to remove the headliner.

    Any tips? Also anyone know why it might not be working?
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    Did you try cleaning the switch contacts? Try jumping the leads directly with a 12V source to see if you can get the motors to activate the other way.

    There should be a switch in the trunk for manual mode for the top. It will make it easier to put the top down manually.
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