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Made a 10 hour run to go fetch a red 1990 Esprit SE. I have much to learn and I am confident I need to make friends fast. Any help for the below questions would be greatly appreciated.

1). Is there an illustrated parts list or diagram?
2). Is there a crossover parts list?
3). Is there a DIY on window motor cleaning? The window struggles to pull up. The tracks were gummed up with old grease. I have readjusted tracks, cleaned and lubed everything. The motor gearbox looks good. Wondering if I need to pull the motor apart and clean brushes and armature to improve power.
4). The car takes about 3-4 attempts to start. The engine turns over and start running by dies after about 0.5-1. It will do this about 3 times and then it will run on. It idles and accelerates. Thoughts on what to look at first? Sounds fuel related.
 

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I think if you buy a membership to TLF you get the parts diagram manual free? Others will chime in.

Search around on the euro forum there is a crossover list and more resources.

A common issue is the rubber hose from the in tank pump to the pulsation dampener. It gets rotten and lets the fuel pressure leak down. I think mine is doing this. I turn the key a couple times with out starting to let the pressure build up and it starts great. At some point I will get in and have a look.
 

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Fuel pumps don't last forever either. If you're in there to replace that hose with a modern hose rated for submersion, a new pump is not much money and no more trouble.
 

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Dr Hess has a 'crossover list' on his website.

Blog on window motor issues and operation: (up to S4)
 

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Very common for the fuel tanks to rot and then contaminate the fuel system. Look inside the tanks and the fuel filter for signs or rust. You can also put a fuel pressure gauge on the system and watch the fuel pressure.
David Teitelbaum
 
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