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Power window on 2001 chevy silvrado

I replaced the regulator with motor on the drivers side door on my 2001 silverado about 6 months ago. It worked fine until now, the passenger window still works from the drivers side, but the drivers side window will not come down. It does make a clicking sound when I press the button. I changed the switch thinking that would be the only thing, (accept wiring), it could be. any ideas

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Sounds like your gears are striped out inside the motor. I had the same problem on a car of mine. I just went to a parts store and bought the gear and took the motor apart and fixed it myself. It cost 18 dollars with tax.

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When you replaced regulator and motor was it a factory replacement or aftermarket? it could be a ground wire or hot wire. try this, open door and try the window while you wiggle around the rubber loom the wires go thru between door and door jam. you might get luckly, and it could be a ground wire or loose connection. the clicking sound, makes me think its not getting a good ground or hot wire connection. maybe connection to motor worked loose.

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