Acura Coupes and Sedans 1994-2000 Repair Information

Door Glass and Regulator

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REMOVAL & INSTALLATION



  1. Remove the door panel.
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  3. Remove the plastic cover from the door frame.
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  5. Remove the power window switch from the door panel.
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  7. Connect the power window switch to the door harness.
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  9. Fully lower the glass.
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  11. Pull the channel guide cover off.
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  13. Remove the screws from the channel guide.
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  15. Remove the center channel guide (if equipped).
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  17. Carefully remove the glass until you can see the bolts and then carefully loosen all of them.
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  19. Slide the window track guide to the rear.
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Before removing the guide pin, scribe a line around it. This will enable you to install it in the exact position it was removed in.

  1. Remove the glass by gently lifting it from the guide.
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  3. The glass can now be removed by pulling it through the window slot.
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CAUTION
Use extreme caution when handling window glass.

Check the guide pin for wear. Replace as necessary.

  1. Detach the connector and remove the regulator through the hole in the door.
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Scribe a line around the rear roller guide bolt. This mark will show where the original adjustment was at before you removed the component.

  1. Remove the power window motor from the window regulator assembly.
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  3. Remove any clips and pull the glass run channel out.
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It may be necessary to remove the glass stopper.


WARNING
Grease all of the sliding surfaces of the regulator or component failure may occur.

To install:
  1. Install the window motor on the regulator assembly.
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As a check, you can connect a known good 12 volt power source to the window motor to check the operation of the entire assembly. The regulator should operate with a steady, consistent motion in either direction.

  1. Install the glass run channel into the door as shown.
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  3. Install the regulator.
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  5. Install the glass.
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  7. Install the center channel guide.
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  9. Move the glass up and down to ensure free movement.
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  11. Attach the door wiring harness to the door.
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  13. Disconnect the window switch (on power controlled models) and install it into the door panel.
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  15. The remainder of the installation process is the reverse of removal.
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