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My window fell off it's roller, how do I fix it?

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You can put it back together, but in my experience, replacing the window regulator is better than trying to use the old parts, which may be damaged to the point of allowing the glass to fall.

Even a used window regulator from a salvage yard would work better than one that has failed before.

I had a body shop do it, you can probably do it yourself with practice. But, if you want it done reliably, have the body shop do it.

Probably an hour or two of labor.

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  • Duane Wong
    Duane Wong Jul 05, 2010

    Also, when you take the panel off the door, check that the glass is secured through holes to the channel that is horizontal that receives the window.



    Some windows have holes there that have a rivet or other fastener that keeps the window on.



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