Skip the auto shop - Our mechanics make house calls

Q: Rear driver's side window not rolling up

asked by on

The rear driver's side window will not roll up. All of the other windows work.

A: Hi. This comes up quite often on this vehic...

Hi. This comes up quite often on this vehicle. If the window went down and will not longer come up it is typically always the window motor. The motor and regulator assembly will more than likely need to be replaced. A mechanic would typically remove the door panel and test for power at the motor when the switch is pressed just to make sure there is power. If there is power there then the motor must be replaced. If there is no power then it may be a switch or circuit issue. I would get some help from a certified mechanic to diagnose your window issue, like one from YourMechanic.

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・Save up to 30%

Get a quote

What others are asking

Q: How does the ventilation system work?

Sometimes you don’t want the heat or the air on in the car. The ventilation system is designed to circulate fresh air from outside the car into the cabin. To use this system, follow these steps: Turn the temperature...

Q: Broken power window left

Hello! The problem is more than likely a faulty window regulator. The only way to get a window back up when the window regulator is locked up is to disconnect the window from the regulator. You must do this by...

Q: a/c problem

It is obvious the Mechanic does not understand what is wrong with your air conditioning system. It is obvious because if the malfunction causing your no-cooling problem was correctly diagnosed, once the work that HE proposed was complete, the system...

Related articles

What Causes Hoses to Leak?
While the largest part of your engine is mechanical, hydraulics plays a significant role. You’ll find fluids at work in a number of different areas. Your car's fluids include: Engine oil Transmission...
P2428 OBD-II Trouble Code: Exhaust Gas Temperature Too High Bank 1
P2428 code definition A P2428 trouble code signifies that the PCM has detected a problem in the exhaust gas temperature sensor circuit in bank 1, which subsequently contains the number one...
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.