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Rear window wont go back up but i can hear the motor working

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  • kencloud9 Apr 17, 2009

    thanks for the reply thats kinda what i was thinking.picture was great , what i really need is something like a step by step pannel removal or a picture or something. peace

  • kencloud9 Apr 17, 2009

    oh one more thing im a pretty good fabricator, repairer of all so is it possible to repair this with out replacing it ,.but of corse that depends on how bad its broke

  • kencloud9 Apr 18, 2009

    thanx so much for the replies i finally found a book i can use.i will give it a go on saturday.thanx again to all. kc

  • gerry bissi May 11, 2010

    sounds like regulator cable broke. Need to replace window regulator which comes with motor. @ $275 repair.

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The door panel will have to come off to see exactly what the problem is.
But...
When you hit the switch and hear the motor, do you also hear grinding and crunching sounds. if so the Regulator is failed and will have to be replaced. (This vehicle has a 'cable / pulley' regulator in it. as pictured below)
rear window wont go back up but i can hear the - c45bc33.jpg hope this helps.

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  • K Apr 17, 2009

    You can take it apart and see exactly whats wrong with the regulator but most of the time the cable gets frayed and binds up in the spool and is unable to be repaired. sorry I don't have a step by step of the door panel removal.

    also see www.directauto.com too look up you regulator.

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