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What if driver side door wiring harness has broken wires ? How much is a replacement?

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How did the wires get damaged? I don't think you can replace that, it is a solid harness all the way through the car. I don' know how a body shop would do it.I would get some heat shrink tubes and go to fixing what needs to be fixed and hope it stays. If you have to lengthen the whole thing to make the wires stretch, I would ad a piece of wire and leave the excess in the door, then the rest of the harness looks somewhat normal. Hope this helps.

Posted on Jul 30, 2010

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Depending on where it broke
if outside the door you are talking thousands... assuming you can get the harness because to replace it requires gutting the front interior
if the harness in the door is needed, and you can still get the part then maybe less than $500

Posted on Jul 30, 2010

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SOURCE: broken wire in drivers door for power windows

Yes. You can remove the inside door panel fairly easily. There should be several (2-6) plastic covers or cap (behind door handle, where the door is covered with the dash, as well as other hiding spots). Remove these cap and the screws/bolts behind them. After you have found and removed all of the screws/bolts you should be able to lift up and the door panel and remove it. it may be a little tough, but DO NOT force it, you may have missed one of the screw/bolts, look again. When you get the door panel off, be careful that you don't rip the wires from your electric controls (pwr windows/locks).

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SOURCE: 2004 Jeep Grand Cherokee driver side power windows do not work

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SOURCE: Drivers Side Wire Harness

that's the name of wire harness going from dashboard to door in the chevy equinox

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