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Old 06-16-2014, 09:03 AM   #1
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Window regulator problems

Alright so about a month ago i started noticing this really loud knocking sound when the drivers side window is all the way down and you keep pressing the down button. Now a couple days ago it started getting stuck like half way through when going down and now its just a game of luck to get the window down, and if it does it goes back up without a problem so my question is if i should replace the whole window regulator or if there is another money saving fix.
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The electric motor that powers the windows has a gear reduction unit built into it. Possibly its just that.
You'll have to take it apart and find out.
Rockauto has the motors and gear reduction.
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Old 06-19-2014, 11:54 AM   #3
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The motor on mine died a while back. I bought the whole assembly from AM and it's worked well ever since. (Motor and regulator) I think it was a $100.
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I am also having issues on my 2003. I have replaced the driver side window motor and it worked for awhile then passenger side stopped. I was going to change the motor in it when the drivers stopped again. I actually had them both start working in the morning again then quit later that same day.

Power is all good all the way to the motors but I hear a click when you push either power button and nothing happens.

I have taken it all apart to inspect it and don't see anything wrong, I will put it all back and it will work for a while then randomly stop again.
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I just replaced my drivers side motor and regulator. Watched a YouTube video. Easy replacement just need someone to hold up window.


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