Recently, and stupidly amidst anger, i slammed my car door and I think I got the window out of its track because it no longer goes up or down, but the window control switch is working fine. To fix this I must remove everything on the door i presume, but how would i go about removing all of the stuff on the inside of the door?
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I'm thinking that the window was partially down, and your door was closed very hard. (slammed closed) This will commonly cause your window to jump out of its track. With the window out of its track, it will make the window hard to roll up, overheating your motor and causing it to thorow its safety switch, (to prevent window from busting) This will usually reset itself in 1-2 min. The window will go down easier, due to the fact the the window is helped down by the force of gravity, or it is not fully in the track at this point, so there is less friction against the window. Roll the window down as far as it will go, spread the felt weatherstripping where window seals to the door, and use a flashlight and see if you can spot the track that the window has jumped from. Sometimes you can force (but be carfull) the window back into its track, othertimes you have to remove the door panel to guide the window back in place. Your window is definatly off track or you have a very weak window motor.
You need a small piece of aluminum foil ( like inside paper of a box of cigarette ) . Fold it somehow to become same size as the connection or a little bit biger. Put it between them. You should open the thing that make windows go up & down from the door and find the connection place. But watch to not destroy the wire. It is easy. I am not sure if I explain it enough. But it worked for me.
Sounds like scores are out in the door regulator. You can pull the door panel off following instructions on the net (on youtube) My bet is that you have screws that hold the track in place that have come loose and the window regulator is pushing it askew when it's near the top. If it's going up and down, it means the regulator is good.. You'll see at the bottom of the window the regulator typically attaches to two plastic pieces on the bottom. It's also possible that one of those screws has rusted/broken and the window is twisting out of the track near the top. My bet is the rear track rail has come loose on one of it's upper or lower screws, and the widow is not getting guided properly when it gets to the top. Really easier than you think to remove the door skin and see.
It sounds like your regulator is not functioning for one. Sounds like your window is off track for another. Perhaps the rivets that hold the track in place may have busted causing the track to not lay flat and is allowing the window to fall down. I have seen this many times. You will have to take the inside door panel off of the door and have a look. That is the only way to tell exactly what is wrong but the things I listed more than likely are at least in part the culprit. After the tract for the window breaks the regulator can not track up and down properly and it begins to jam and not function properly. It eventually jams and no longer moves. This means your window will not go up or down. This is what I think the problem is. If your glass was not dropping and it was just the window not rolling up or down anymore I would suggest looking at the regulator or the master control (lock and window buttons.) Good luck.
If you want to do this you need to remove the inner door panel( and maybe a weather barrier). be aware if you have any power options with switches on the door panel they must be disconnected before you attempt door panel removal.as soon as you remove the door panel(usually two or three screws and a dozen easily breakable plastic clips holding it in place) you will be able to see the window lift mechanism. if the window has not fallen completely off track you will be able to see how it is held by the "lift cradle" carefully without letting the window fall down into the door place the window back into its track"cradle" and loosely tighten the fasteners. and reconnect the window crank or window switch temporarily to slowly lift and lower the window while supporting it with your hand (to be sure it doesn't fall off its track while testing it) check if the window is tracking properly. if if seems to slide up and down appropriately and lands into the window seal appropriately then lower the window to a place where you can snug down the window retainers not too tight so as not to break the glass. and replace the door panel. after all switches or mechanisms are replaced test it again slowly to check for appropriate function and if you are satisfied pat yourself on the back for a job well done. i hope this helps
I am guessing you have power windows. Happens to mine sometimes. Slam the door a couple to few times, see if that doesn't put the window back on "track". I mentioned this to the dealership a while back and they were going to charge about $90 to pop off the interior part of the door and put it back on track. They said it "builds up dirt". I actually also toggle the window switch a few times to see if it will move slightly and then do my door slam thing a couple to few times. I seem to get this problem when it rains. I hope it helps.
It sounds as if the window might have jumped off the track when the door slammed. You will have to take the door panel off to be able to see inside the door to determine if in fact it has jumped track.