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Power window I have a 1996 buick regal with the 3.1 v6. The driverside power window ''fell'' so I brought it in to the shop. They said that I need a new regulator so got one and brought it to them, then I went to pick the car up and the window seemed to work good... but now the window will go down about half way then the front half of the window goes down and gets jammed... Though it goes back up nicely... What could be the problem???

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Was the part used if so it may have been on the way out if it was new get it warranteed sounds like cables in regulator goin bad

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It sounds like your missing the clip that attatches to the top of the window and keeps the window on track. Its small and black when you put it on you'll then snap the window back into the groves on the door this will keep the window from falling toward the front of the car. I'm not for sure your car has this clip. but I know when my window kept falling forward all it took was tha 1.00 clip

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