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Power window on drivers side front goes up and down but makes noise on the "up", kind of grinding. Have lubed through inside door with panel removed but no change. Is the motor or regulator wearing out? should they both be replaced or wait until it stops completely? Mileage is 105,000 and car runs beautifully. Plan on keeping it.

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Sounds like the cable system is getting ready to break, the rails are rubbing the sides on the way up. You will need to replace the window regulator to get rid of the issue.

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