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OPR Power Window Motor Torque Pins (79-93 All)

Item 17228
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    Features & Details

    • Perfect for Restorations
    • Reduces Unnecessary Noise
    • Sold as a Set of Three Bushings
    • Does One Window
    • Fits All 1979 to 1993 Mustangs with Power Windows
    Perfect For Restoration. If your Mustangs power windows are becoming difficult to operate or are just making a lot of unnecessary noise, it may be time to replace those old worn out Power Window Motor Torque Pins.

    Power Window Motor Torque Pins also referred to as the gear bushings, fit between the inner plastic gear and outer metal gear inside the window motor. They serve as a safety mechanism to prevent the motor from applying too much force on the window that could cause it to break.

    Application. This set of three OPR Torque Pins/Gear Bushings are specifically designed for use on all 1979 to 1993 Mustangs equipped with power windows, including the LX, LX 5.0, GT and SVT Cobra models. Sold as a set of three, does one window.


    Fitment: 1979 1980 1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 Details

    MPN# 17228

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    • (3) Window Gear Bushings
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          4.9 out of 5 overall rating from 21 customers

          • October 20, 2018

            5 1989 GT - WesleyH

            DIY Window Repair

            Easy fix, works great! Hopefully, they last 30 years like the previous ones.

            Helpful (2)
          • August 31, 2018

            5 1989 GT - StephenP

            Torque Pins Save You Money

            I purchased the torque pins for all four windows, in my 89 Mustang GT convertible. They were so cheap that I thought I would give them a try, instead of buying new motors. They worked great! You just have to clean out the ground up remains of the old pins, regrease and install the new pins. Now my windows work again, at a fraction of the cost, of replacing the whole motor assemblies. 5 stars!

            Helpful (3)
          • June 25, 2018

            5 1990 GT - indioz1

            1990 mustang gt convertible.

            this product it is the best .went your rear in your mustang work but no bring the window up o danw you put this 3 litter thing n window work like new again. motor torque pins..i had 1990 mustang g. t, comvertible. black,,,,,,,,,,,, my baby original 23,000. thank you .American muscle

            Helpful (3)
          • September 20, 2017

            5 1990 GT - JesseB

            Torque pins

            This product worked great! seems like my window goes up better than it did with the originals!

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          • June 13, 2017

            5 1991 LX - MarkF

            Worked Perfectly

            These fixed my rear power windows that would go down but struggled to go up. A very inexpensive fix that solved the problem. After cleaning out all the broken pieces of the originals, the hardest part was getting all 3 pins in the assembly. I used a couple of blocks of wood and a vice. Once they popped in, it was easy to reassemble and reinstall in my car.

            Helpful (6)
          • May 12, 2017

            5 1991 LX - Blacknumber1

            Save money

            My 91 lx convertible rear window would not go up. I took door panel off and everything appeared to still be intact. Once I disconnected the motor from the window I checked the motor and noticed it wasn't spinning. I then began to search AM for replacement motors when I came across the torque pins for a lot cheaper. I then pulled the gear cover off and discovered the torque pins were all broke inside. That's when I decided to order these and give it a try. Upon getting them I removed all the grease and after several tries got them seated properly. Applied new grease and reassembled. Test time. Plugged motor in and motor turned smooth and easy. These are a very good option for anyone who has a working motor but not turning. Tip for installing them is to make sure everything is smooth where the sit. Mine had a little lip from wear and tear caused by the pins breaking apart and chewing up the inside plastic receiver. Then you have to get all three in position evenly and press down. A little tough but it can be done.

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          • May 09, 2017

            5 1989 LX - RonL

            Great success

            These little babies saved me from having to buy new motors for now. I was amazed how many pieces the original ones were broken into. As if they had gone through a garbage disposal. Replacing them was easy, but pretty messy, and I had to use quite a few cleaners to remove the old blackened original grease. I found that throttle body cleaner works best. I took pictures, but there is no option in this review to upload it. If I find out later, I'll add it.

            Helpful (7)
          • October 27, 2016

            5 1990 GT - OB

            Cheap and easy

            Easy installation, once you figure out the allignment of the three! Fixed the window problem from not going up or down!

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          • September 18, 2016

            5 1993 Other - Doug

            Here's a real winner!

            The local parts stores want to sell me a new motor (for $65.00!), and won't even get these repair parts. I fixed both sides for less than $15.00, leaving me with an easy hundred bucks to play with. Requires a bit of time and getting your hands dirty, but it's a great deal.

            Helpful (6)
          • July 10, 2016

            5 1988 GT - Bmarti2001

            Little plastic bits solve annoying problem

            They are small plastic bits but they work. Slipping them into the motor took a bit but when all was done the window worked again. Couldn't be happier

            Helpful (4)
          • October 16, 2015

            5 1992 Other - NVERL8

            rear window fix

            The rear window motor on my 92 lx quit working. I was worried that I was going to have to purchase the entire motor. These small torque pins were all the motor needed to get up and going again. They were a tight fit and required some patience to install but a great fix once they were in.

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          • June 16, 2015

            5 1988 GT - CaptainBill

            Power window torque pins

            Both rear windows in my 88 Mustang Convertible were inoperative. Replacing the torque pins was easy, and the windows are working like new. Great product.

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          • September 09, 2014

            2 1986 GT - PCFl

            Not correct size

            I had to grind them to make them fit.So far they have been holding up.

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          • August 05, 2014

            5 1992 Other - UmpieJohn

            Hurray - I hope!

            I took apart the motors for the quarter windows on my '92 LX convertible and found lots of tiny plastic pieces stuck in grease. I cleaned out the pieces and bought some replacement pins at a local parts store. They did not fit. I read the reviews here and took the chance and - they fit! I have not been able to test if these solved the problem because the battery is not in the car due to other projects, but I have every expectation that these pins will function MUCH better than the 432,000 pieces from the original old pins I scooped out of the motors.

            Helpful (5)
          • October 19, 2013

            5 1986 GT - twistedwankel

            I always keep a set on hand.

            These are the inexpensive cure for 95% of my power window issues. Never know when they will "save my window" and pop/crush. Especially on my vert 1/4 windows. Easy fix and good for another 5-10 years? Don't go jamming a bunch of grease in with them either - not needed. If you've never done it you might consider replacing the whole gear assy. It's not alot of money either. Plastic gets brittle eventually.

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          • August 26, 2013

            5 1989 Other - MacDaddy

            The right fix

            My driver's side quarter window on my 89 convertible no longer went up and down on its own. There was still power at the motor and you could hear it trying to turn but it wouldn't budge without some help. Picked these up and took the motor out. Cleaned the inside of the motor up and put these in. Good as new.

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          • July 24, 2013

            5 1991 GT - orangutanstang

            Cant believe they sell them

            My passenger window motor died. I took it out to pull it apart to see if i could fix it. when i got to the drive gear i noticed the old torque pins were shredded and all over the inside of the motor. I check online and to my surprise american muscle actually sold them. great replacement

            Helpful (4)
          • July 13, 2013

            5 1992 Other - 347Tony

            Gets the windows back in shape

            A great product to replace old and broken OEM hardware.

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          • March 25, 2013

            5 1995 GT - rickster1

            window motor shocks/ pins

            these parts are just what was needed to get my rear window to go up and down. very easy replacement, and made the window motor on my sons 95 mustang convertable work like new. about 45 min to replace and wow what a difference. smooth as a new one.

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          • March 25, 2013

            5 1995 GT - behardt

            Affordable Fix!

            My quarter window motors were functional but could not roll up the windows because of failed bushings. I bought these. They are a tight squeeze to install but made the motors work like new!

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