Q: Window stopped working

asked by on February 13, 2016

The motor in the driver's side door window stopped working. I think it just needs a new motor or is off the track.

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Hi. The power window system is pretty simple. Pressing the up button applies power to the DC power window motor. The motor then lifts the window via the regulator, which is a scissor-type lifting device. Pressing the button down reverses the direction of the DC motor and brings the window down. A trained professional can remove your door panel to diagnose the window system’s problem. I suggest you contact YourMechanic for your window repair.

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