Toyota Pick-ups/Land Cruiser/4Runner 1989-1996

Door Glass and Regulator

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REMOVAL & INSTALLATION



Door Glass
WITHOUT VENT WINDOW

If your vehicle has power windows, disconnect the negative battery cable.

  1. Lower the window.
  2.  
  3. Remove the door trim panel and the watershield.
  4.  
  5. Unscrew the armrest base and the inside door handle, then remove.
  6.  
  7. Remove the inner and outer weatherstrips.
  8.  
  9. Remove the 2 door glass channel mounting bolts and pull the window up and out of the door. Carefully pry the glass channel from the bottom of the window.
  10.  

To install:
  1. Coat the inside of the weatherstrip with soapy water and tap (with a plastic hammer) the glass channel onto the bottom of the window.
  2.  
  3. Slide the window into the door until the 2 glass channel mounting bolts can be fitted. Tighten the bolts.
  4.  
  5. Install the weatherstrips. Install the armrest base and inside door handle.
  6.  
  7. Install the watershield and the door trim panel.
  8.  

WITH VENT WINDOW

If your vehicle has power windows, disconnect the negative battery cable.

  1. Lower the window.
  2.  
  3. Remove the door trim panel and the watershield.
  4.  
  5. Remove the armrest base and the inside door handle.
  6.  
  7. Remove the inner and outer weatherstrips.
  8.  
  9. Remove the glass run and the rear lower frame.
  10.  
  11. Remove the 2 glass channel mounting bolts and place the window on the bottom of the door cavity.
  12.  
  13. Peel off the weatherstrip on the upper side of the vent window. Remove the 3 screws and the division bar set bolt. Pull the vent window up and out of the door frame.
  14.  
  15. Pull the main window up and out of the door. Pry the glass channel from the bottom of the window.
  16.  

To install:
  1. Coat the inside of the weatherstrip with soapy water and carefully tap the glass channel onto the bottom of the window.
  2.  
  3. Slide the main window into the door until the 2 glass channel mounting bolts can be fitted.
  4.  
  5. Position the vent window and install the 3 mounting screws and the set bolt. Tighten the 2 glass channel mounting bolts.
  6.  
  7. Install the weatherstrips. Install the armrest base and inside door handle.
  8.  
  9. Install the watershield and the door trim panel.
  10.  

Regulator

See Figures 1 and 2

  1. If your vehicle has power windows, disconnect the negative battery cable.
  2.  
  3. Remove the door trim panel.
  4.  
  5. Remove the watershield.
  6.  
  7. Remove the window.
  8.  
  9. If the truck has power windows, disconnect the electrical lead from the motor.
  10.  



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Fig. Fig. 1: Remove the mounting bolts for the window regulator

  1. Remove the regulator mounting bolts, then lift the regulator out through the service hole. On models without a vent window, remove the 2 equalizer arm bracket mounting bolts.
  2.  

To install:
  1. Install the regulator and tighten the mounting bolts to 43 inch lbs. (5 Nm. On models with a vent window, install the 2 equalizer arm bracket mounting bolts.
  2.  



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Fig. Fig. 2: Apply multi-purpose grease to the regulator in the arrowed parts

  1. Connect the lead to the power window motor if equipped.
  2.  
  3. Install the window, watershield and door trim panel.
  4.  

 
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