Question about Mitsubishi Eclipse Spyder
My 1997 mitsubishi eclipse drivers side power window wont go down what could be the problem and how to fix it.
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
the switches need cleaning ,they have contacts in them that get dirty you can spray contact cleaner on them or use emery paper to file them, they are not to hard to pull apart
Posted on Jan 16, 2009
Due to following issues driver side window will not go down or up while pushing window button.
First of all check battery voltage at window switch. If there is no voltage at that switch, then check for any broken wire between door and body. It may also be due to bad window motor or bad window switch (see if window can be operated by driver switch or individual switch). There may also be bad window switch connector (pin connectors broken). Please also check for lockout switch if it is bad.
Please replace any part which is bad and it will resolve the issue you are facing with.
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Posted on May 19, 2009
Have you checked the window regulator. (electric window motor). I seems a comon problem for the plastic to break at the bottom where the wire which pulls the glass up and down. The motor will still sound (clunk) if you use the window switch but will not lift the window.
Remove the trim off the door.
Undo the bolts holding the glass into the plastic at the bottom of the window and carefully remove the glass.
Unbolt and remove the sliding piece that holds the glass.
You should find the broken plastic at the bottom.
Replace and reinstall. Aftermarket parts are available at a fraction of the cost of buying new nissan parts. Second hand parts are available but costly.
Posted on May 21, 2009
Electric window motor seized. Those motors have internal copper brushes that usually lock after time. Some times a quik test is to get to the motor and tap it with a wrench while pressing the switch to get it unseized. ( Not a fix ! ... still needs replaced ).
Posted on Sep 09, 2009
i have the same issue and i removed the door panel and there isnt much room to inspect the track but the window goes up to a point (2in up ) and down all the way.the motor makes no straining noise when it stops but like i said the window can go all the way down and ab 3to 4 in up total.
Posted on Sep 10, 2012
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