Question about 2001 Toyota Corolla

1 Answer

Drivers side window sticks sometimes...does the switch need replacement?

Posted by on

Ad

1 Answer

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    Brigadier General:

    An expert that has over 10,000 points.

  • Toyota Master
  • 3,854 Answers

The window tracks may be worn and need to be replaced. You may get away with buying a dry silicon lubricant spray and with the tube nozzle, spray the silicon down on the side of the window tracks. That's where the glass window edge meets the door frame and down in the door. Keep me posted and this should help. 

Posted on Jun 29, 2009

Ad

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of.(from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones)
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Ad

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

2 Answers

Drivers side power windows go down but not up.


Try replacing the switch. Sometimes the switch contacts on one side will wear out. You can use a multi meter to see if you have continuity through the switch. If you have it, then the window motor is bad and needs to be replaced.

Apr 12, 2017 | Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

Driver side door lock not working, how to fix it?


The door latch maybe the problem. That needs to work properly before the lock actuator will function properly.

Jun 01, 2015 | 1999 Mercury Mountaineer

1 Answer

2002 Carvan Driver side window switches (both) all of sudden do not work.


ck the wire harness in the drivers door jam ,you will have to pull back the rubber boot sometimes the wires brake there from repeted open and closeing of the door,if there ok ck. for power at the motor when operating the switch

Mar 22, 2014 | 2002 Dodge Caravan

1 Answer

Toyota corolla side window


The driver switch is called the master switch. When replacing this unit you need to perform what's called a ( relearn ). Turn the ignition switch to position 2 so that the dash lights come on. Then hold the window switch in the down position and keep holding it down for 10 seconds after the window is all the way down. Then make the window go fully up and hold the bottom up for 10 seconds after the window closes . Sometimes you my need to do this a few times to make it relearn . This performed properly should give you full operation of the windows. FYI. This may need to be done on every door. . This will also need to be done if you replace a window regulator of any door or door windows you replace.
Hope this helps. Mr Toofix

Jan 27, 2014 | Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

My 1995 Mercury Villager driver's side window is undependable. Sometimes it won't go up or down and sticks in one position. Dealership says the "switch" needs to be replaced. If it is broken, though, how...


the switch may not be completely broken,the contacts in the switch make contact sometimes & sometimes the don't,this could be the problem......hope this helps......cheers

Aug 06, 2010 | 1995 Mercury Villager

1 Answer

Driver side switch sticks/broken. Driver window


1. Seek a replacement switch via a local salvage yard.
2. Look in a Haynes manual ($20) for direct directions as to how to remove and replace it.

If the switch is simply sticking you can clean it using CRC QD Electronic Cleaner. Use the straw to shoot the cleaner in the gaps between the switch and face plate and then work the switch. (TEST A SMALL AMOUNT FIRST with a rag - this stuff can on occasion melt some plastics) better to know before you completely melt the button.

Jan 14, 2010 | Oldsmobile Silhouette Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

My lincoln drivers side window sticks sometimes can i clean the switch?


Had the same problem with power windows sticking, either the motor is old and getting weak, or, a quick check fix is that as the weatherstripping gets old around the window it dries out and gets hard, the window when it slides will tend to stick on the weatherstripping, try cleaning the weatherstripping around the window with alcohol, then soak the weatherstripping with armor-all, or some spray silicone lube, you will probably have to do this from time to time, otherwise you can replace the weatherstripping..

Aug 22, 2009 | 1996 Lincoln Town Car

1 Answer

Replacing a relay switch for drivers side window


The problem is usually the door switch. Go on ebay and match your part with one there and replace it. Cheap fix.

Jul 15, 2009 | 2002 Pontiac Sunfire

1 Answer

Window sticking


Hi! U need to check the guide railes for the free movement of the glass and now that it is no longer working it could be that the sticking causes the motor to burn.

Jan 15, 2009 | 1999 Oldsmobile Cutlass

1 Answer

My drivers side electric window won't work


Hi Hawkeye1973

The first thing you should do is swap the passenger switch in place of the drivers switch and then see if the window now works. If so then you need a new drivers side switch. It may be clicking but it may not be working.

If it still doesn't work then you need to get your hands on a volt meter and get back to me.

TULL FAMILY
You need to remove the drivers door panel and investigate the window mechanism, it sounds asthough its sticking.

Very best regards

Geordie

Jun 19, 2008 | 1996 Ford Escort 4 Door

Not finding what you are looking for?
2001 Toyota Corolla Logo

Related Topics:

230 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Toyota Experts

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

76846 Answers

Colin Stickland
Colin Stickland

Level 3 Expert

22246 Answers

Jeffrey Turcotte
Jeffrey Turcotte

Level 3 Expert

8575 Answers

Are you a Toyota Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...