My clips were green, and the plastic is quite slippy. Give our parts specialists a call at 1-888-280-7799. The motor senses the jam, assumes something is caught in the window, and drops it again. Remove the door panel trim. Make sure to pull from behind the stripping, because ripping it will cause future leaks to occur! Windows stuck up, or down, or half way? The item must be new and in its original manufacturer packaging to be eligible for a cash refund.
Replace the cable tie, and bend back the clips gently. Unhook the electrical assembly off the motor. It's a stretched last gen Golf frame. Carefully remove the weather stripping. This article applies to the Audi A4 B7 2004-2008.
The latest technological advances in motors, materials and cable systems have been applied to new and previously released applications. You'll need a small screwdriver for the window switch, as there's a small tab to release. You will be credited for your original invoice amount, less any discounts received. One person has reported having the came problem on an A6, and has had success by drilling 2 holes in the plastic and using a cable tie to secure the winder cable. Unbolt the motor, if you haven't already 3 torx screws and pull it clear. Unscrew the screws either end at the top: Remove the screw under the door pull circled, but not clear in my photo , pull out the cover, and remove the 2 screws underneath. Remove the two bolts that hold the small slider track in place, it will be to the rear of the car door.
If the electric window lift is defect, it is in most cases due to a fault in the mechanism: Depending on how often the window lift is operated, the bowden cable, the guide roller or the window brackets may become worn, whereby the function of the window lift is greatly impaired. The window then lifts askew, and jams in the guides. By entering this site, you agree to hold Pelican Parts free from any liability arising out of the use of any information contained within. Remove all of the door panel screws. A power window is operated by a. Buying a Bentley repair manual would be a big help too. Thanks for the compliment, feel free to sign up to a small but growing site.
What Happens A small plastic clip that holds the window to the lifter breaks, and the lifter cable comes adrift. Step 2 — Remove the speaker cover and window motor There should be six T25 bolts holding the speaker cover and window motor in place. Update: As advised by another poster, you can buy and replace the clips. Pelican Parts is not responsible for any typographical errors contained within the site. The entire frame assembly must be removed to replace the regulator. The Fix Either a new mechanism, new clips, or if you like, try gluing the old one.
They're orange in my photos- this is the new mechanism. This is held in place with two screws red arrows. If you have the correct rivet, rivet the silver plate back too. Flip the clips upwards, and ease them off the cables. This was the case with our project car.
As a regulator ages, the moving parts won't move as smoothly as they once did. Take it somewhere safe to work on it, and don't scratch the mirror cover ;-. Some people have had the glue or a cable tie! Happily, some quicksteel epoxy seems to have worked for him. The cheapest and easiest guaranteed fix is to replace the clips with new ones from the Audi Dealer- part No. Grease the runners and cables too.
It may be an easy fix. The subframe will drop a little, but won't fall out. Information and technical articles within this website are for reference only. Alignment of the subframe is critical to the door shutting properly, so you need to mark it's position. The brand is known for its Q+ seal of excellence, assuring quality and intelligent alternatives to the original manufacturer equipment. All that's left to do now is reconnect the cables in the door don't forget the piece of foam behind the window switch , and refit the door card- just reverse the instructions above.
If you find this information useful, or wish to suggest an amendment, please let me know. Need to buy parts for this project? The A8 is mostly aluminum and you can pick one a good used one for the price of a new loaded A3. Do I have your authorization to proceed? This article applies to the Audi A4 B7 2004-2008. Removing the glass Place the subframe mirror side up on a flat surface like my lawn! Refitting Wiggle the glass back into place carefully, refit the plastic tabs around the bottom, and refit the screws loosely. Pelican Parts is not associated with Porsche Cars North America in any manner, except for a mutual appreciation and love of the cars.