Chrysler Full-Size Trucks 1997-2000 Repair Guide

Door Glass and Regulator

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REMOVAL & INSTALLATION



Dakota, Durango (Front)
  1. Remove the door trim panel.
  2.  
  3. Remove the water dam.
  4.  
  5. Remove the inner and outer door belt weatherstrips.
  6.  
  7. Lower the window to the full down position and align the glass regulator arm with the access holes in the inner door panel.
  8.  
  9. Remove the front glass run channel.
  10.  
  11. Remove the nuts attaching the glass channel to regulator arm.
  12.  
  13. Separate the glass and lift it up and out.
  14.  
  15. Disengage the power window motor wire connector from the door harness, if equipped.
  16.  
  17. Loosen the bolts in slotted holes attaching regulator to door inner panel.
  18.  
  19. Remove the bolts attaching window regulator to inner door panel.
  20.  
  21. Remove the regulator through the access hole in the inner door panel.
  22.  
  23. Installation is the reverse of removal. Tighten the nuts attaching the glass to the lift plate to 7 ft. lbs. (9 Nm).
  24.  


WARNING
Do NOT over-tighten the nuts. This risks breaking the glass.



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Fig. Power window regulator mounting-Dakota, Durango



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Fig. Window regulator removal-Dakota, Durango

Durango (Rear)
  1. Remove the upper door trim extension panel.
  2.  
  3. Remove the door trim panel.
  4.  
  5. Position the glass to access the fasteners. Remove the fasteners.
  6.  
  7. Disengage the glass from the regulator lift channel.
  8.  
  9. Position the glass up into the door frame. Rest glass on a block of wood on door reinforcement.
  10.  
  11. Lower the water dam.
  12.  
  13. Disconnect the regulator wire harness, if fitted.
  14.  
  15. Remove the screws attaching the window regulator to door inner panel.
  16.  
  17. Remove the regulator.
  18.  
  19. Installation is the reverse of removal.
  20.  



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Fig. Rear door power window regulator-Durango



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Fig. Rear door manual window regulator-Durango

Ram
  1. Remove the door trim panel.
  2.  
  3. Remove the water dam.
  4.  
  5. Remove the inner door belt weatherstrip.
  6.  
  7. Raise or lower the window to access holes in the inner door panel.
  8.  
  9. Loosen the bolts attaching the front lower run channel to the inner door panel.
  10.  
  11. Remove the nuts attaching the door glass to the lift plate.
  12.  
  13. Separate the glass from the lift plate.
  14.  
  15. Lift the glass upward and out of the opening at the top of the door.
  16.  
  17. Disengage the power window motor wire connector from the door harness, if equipped.
  18.  
  19. Remove the bolts attaching the window regulator to the inner door panel.
  20.  
  21. Remove the window regulator through the hole in the inner door panel.
  22.  
  23. Installation is the reverse of removal. Tighten the nuts attaching the glass to the lift plate to 7 ft. lbs. (9 Nm).
  24.  


WARNING
Do NOT over-tighten the nuts. This risks breaking the glass.



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Fig. Two nuts secure the door glass to the lift plate-



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Fig. -and are accessible through cutouts in the inner door panel



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Fig. Do NOT over-tighten the door glass lift plate nuts



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Fig. Door glass window regulator-Ram

 
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