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Q: Door handle interfering with window

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My driver's side window will not close. The motor starts to move, then stops. It seems like the outside door handle might be interfering with the window when it tries to open.

A: The window not opening or closing is usuall...

The window not opening or closing is usually one of multiple issues: first, it would be the window switch which is used to open and close the window; Second, it would be the window regulator and or window motor. A qualified Technician, such as one of our YourMechanic experts, will check for power at the door switch and window motor to see what is causing the issue.

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