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Need help with fixing power window

Driver window fell. it broke the clips on the 2 wires that run up an down to move the window. to many ppl tell me different things. just need to know if i can just replace the 2 plastic clips, buy a brand new window or buy a new regulator?

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  • brernst Mar 11, 2009

    I have the exact same problem. Also, can anyone tell me where to find a diagram of the inside of the door and window regulator so I know how it goes back together.

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You can buy the replacement clips from NAPA, O'Reilly, etc. They are called "Window Sash Clips" and they are fairly inexpensive. the hard part is removing the old clips from the window-they are epoxied on.

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I'm pretty sure, that is sold as a regulator unit only. And it's not cheap. Sometimes it's cheaper at a glass place than the dealer.

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