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Driver side window on my 06 impala makes a loud screeching noise when rolling down, usually when it's hot outside, but not when its raining or the window is wet

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  • Walter Sullivan Mar 30, 2012

    It appears to me to be the "inner squeegee" that makes that noise. This can be felt when the window is rolled down completely. It seems that when the window is rolled down, the squeegee flips down and makes contact with a surface like nails on a chalkboard instead of the "furry" edge that it should. Poor design in my opinion.

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It depends where the noise is coming from. If it is from the run channel that the window goes up and down in, try spraying silicone spray lubricant in the run channel and see if the noise goes away. If the noise is behind the door pannel. you may need to remove the pannel and check the window regulator assembly. With the pannel off you should be able to locate the noise.

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