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Power window comes up intermittently

2005 pontiac sunfire driver's side window goes down fine but comes up in stages. I have to wait a few minutes then press the up switch the window will advance a few inches then stop. I have to repeat the process several times to get the window closed.

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  • Anonymous Sep 20, 2008

    Same problem as muffy1954

  • Anonymous Sep 22, 2008

    you are describing exactly what happened to me... except now mine is dead with the window being down an inch........ and its raining:(

  • witandcharm2 Nov 30, 2008

    I have the same problem again. I originally had the drivers side window fixed under warranty and now having the same problem with the passenger side.

  • usaatoam Dec 13, 2008

    mine is doing the same, afraid to open and not closing

  • Anonymous Feb 04, 2009

    I have the same problem, driver side, roll fine , rolling up wait few min. and continue again with same step , wait few min. and roll up

  • chevyg1999 Mar 08, 2009

    Does anyone know the best way to fix this problem?

  • mizmymind1 Apr 28, 2009

    i have a 2005 pontiac sunfire 2 door. I have the same problem only its the passenger window that has to be inched up to the point it wont evern go up at all now. bad thing it is stuck down about 3 inches and it is spring time in the rockies

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I had the same problem. It was a bent rod on the regulator, which burned out the motor. Easiest way is to switch out the whole assembly, the motor and the regulator. Mine is working just fine now. I am a female and was able to switch it out just fine i just had to have someone else hold the window in the right positions to get to the bolts on the window.

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Sounds like you have a weak window motor .
They are a real pain to change ...
If at all possible stop using the window because sooner or later it wont roll up .

Posted on Jan 14, 2009

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