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sc00951
06-03-2014, 01:33 PM
Hi Everyone, Im Charlie, from Dayton Ohio. Just Got a 93 sc 5 speed! she needs love but has tons of potential. roughly 100k on her, got it with all hvac ripped out of dash (controls), and missing the cluster bezel and needs a tune up bad, wants to cut out when u give throttle, and the brake pedal is stiff and hard to stop. sat for roughly a year. oh and all lights work except headlights lol. any ideas? thanks

sc00951
06-06-2014, 09:18 AM
no one? wow thanks

820
06-09-2014, 02:34 PM
Hi Charlie. i am Bob. I am from over north of richmond. you may post this in the non tech forum. did you test for power at the lamp?

sc00951
06-10-2014, 09:16 AM
i did, its a problem with the brights lol

figulaz
06-10-2014, 10:19 PM
If you're missing some hvac stuff you likely have wiring disconnected or compromised by someone's short cut. Get a factory electrical and vacuum manual like this but specific to your year...http://www.ebay.com/itm/1994-FORD-THUNDERBIRD-COUGAR-SHOP-MANUALS-/251549678355?pt=Motors_Manuals_Literature&hash=item3a91877b13&vxp=mtr a harborfreight cheapo voltmeter, the correct manual, a fistful of fuses and you're on your way. These books are invaluable in situations like these..Unfortunately I only have the service manual for a 92...
The bullet points for possible source when either both low or both high beam head lamps do not work are
*loose connections
*damaged dimmer switch
*open wiring
Hope this helps. Good luck

92stockbird
07-22-2014, 08:20 PM
Hi Charlie, my names Jim, don't get on here much.

You might look at the scshop for the repair manuals and parts.
Look under misc for the manuals. Ryan is a really good guy. Honest, and customer service is excellent.
His prices are also very reasonable

Jim John 3:16