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Replaceing driver side front window motor

I need help getting to the window motor. when I took apart the door panel, I could not figure out how to get the motor out. And is there a way to have them tested?

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With a test light, check that there is power at the switch plug. If the other windows can be operated from this switch, no need to test. More times the fault is still in the switch. Since they are not water proof and have many contacts, just a few drops will cause a bad connection. You can unplug the motor and run jumper wires to the contacts, ground an positve. Watch your fingers!!! Frankster016

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