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Im pretty sure my power window motor just went out and i still have to drive it. How can i get it up without the motor? ive lifted on it and it wont budge. its a 1997

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Try tapping the window motor with a hammer or something as you are pushing the button and sometimes this will loosen the motor up enough to turn it on to go up. It's worked for me in the past but not every time. I hope this helps you and good luck.

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