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Window seems to be jammed by a small rock. Need to remove door panel to get at it.

It seems like there is a small rock jammed inside the driver's side power window. The window will only go up so far and then stops. I did notice what sounded like a grinding sound against the window when I open and close the window. I need to know how to remove the door panel in order to access the window so that I can remove the jam.

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By what your describing your problem is the window regulator is bad.The regulator is cable operated and is probably broke or twisted causing it to only roll up to the point of the problem.As for removing the door panel,there's a screw under the arm rest,have to remove mirror cover,door lock knob,cover on inside door handle.Then hold on to arm rest lift door panel up gently and it will come off.Their are plastic hooks on the inside of door panel that hook onto the door so be careful because you can brake them off if you yank on the panel

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