Skip the auto shop - Our mechanics make house calls

Q: Front window not rolling up

asked by on

My front window will not roll up, though all of the other windows work.

Hi. This issue is usually caused by a faulty switch on the door. It can be the individual window switch or the master driver side switch. I would recommend having a mechanic visually inspect your window to ensure that the correct parts are being replaced.

Was this answer helpful?

Need advice from certified mechanic? Get help now!

Over 1000 mechanics are ready to answer your question.
The statements expressed above are only for informational purposes and should be independently verified. Please see our terms of service for more details

Ask a Mechanic
(100% Free)

Have a car question? Get free advice from our top-rated mechanics.

Ask A Mechanic
Over 10,000 questions answered!

Get an instant quote for your car

Our certified mechanics come to you ・Backed by 12-month, 12,000-mile guarantee・Fair and transparent pricing

Get a quote

What others are asking

Q: Something is draining the new battery

Hi there, thanks for writing in. Once the car's engine starts, the job of the battery is finished as the alternator takes over the responsibility of powering all components and accessories on the vehicle. In some cases, a new alternator...

Q: How do I know if the brakes need to be replaced?

Your car has self-adjusting, four-wheel disc brakes. That offers better stopping power, but you need to know the signs that the pads are beginning to wear out. While some squeaking is normal with all disc brakes, yours are equipped with...

Q: What do I do if the power windows don’t close properly?

You can troubleshoot the power windows if they fail to close all of the way. Stop the vehicle. The ignition must be in the on position. Hold the power window switch again for at least six seconds after the...

Related articles

How Long Does a Distributor O Ring Last?
The distributor is part of the ignition system in your vehicle and its purpose is to route high voltage from the ignition coil to the spark plug. The spark plug then...
Rules of the Road For Iowa Drivers
Driving on the roads requires knowledge of the rules, many of which are based on common sense and courtesy. However, even though you know the rules in...
How Much Does a Mechanic Make in Vermont?
Automotive technician jobs in Vermont have an average mechanic salary of $37k, with some mechanics earning a salary of $53k.