Toyota Pick-ups, Land Cruiser, and 4 Runner 1997-00

Door Glass and Regulator

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REMOVAL & INSTALLATION



Door Glass


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Fig. Pull the door glass up . . .



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Fig. . . . and to the outside of the window frame



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Fig. High quality replacement glass will come with new mounting tabs

  1. Lower the window.
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  3. If your vehicle has power windows, disconnect the negative battery cable.
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  5. Remove the door trim panel and the water shield.
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  7. Unscrew the armrest base and the inside door handle, then remove.
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  9. Remove the inner and outer weatherstrips.
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  11. Remove the two 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.
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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.
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  3. Slide the window into the door until the two glass channel mounting bolts can be fitted. Tighten the bolts.
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  5. Install the weatherstrips. Install the armrest base and inside door handle.
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  7. Install the water shield and the door trim panel.
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  9. If necessary, connect the negative battery cable.
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Regulator


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Fig. Door panel wiring harness



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Fig. Peel back the plastic water shield from the door



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Fig. Feed the door handle actuator rod through the hole in the plastic door liner



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Fig. Location of the regulator mounting bolts



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Fig. A ratchet, extension and 12mm socket can be used to remove most regulator mounting bolts



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Fig. Keep the window regulator track lubricated at all times



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Fig. This junction must also be properly lubricated to prevent binding



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Fig. Slide the door window regulator through the oval cutout in the door



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Fig. Apply adhesive to the plastic liner upon installation

  1. If your vehicle has power windows, disconnect the negative battery cable.
  2.  
  3. Remove the door trim panel.
  4.  
  5. Remove the water shield.
  6.  
  7. Remove the window.
  8.  
  9. If the truck has power windows, disconnect the electrical lead from the motor.
  10.  
  11. Remove the regulator mounting bolts, and then lift the regulator out through the service hole. On models without a vent window, remove the two equalizer arm bracket mounting bolts.
  12.  

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 two equalizer arm bracket mounting bolts.
  2.  
  3. Connect the lead to the power window motor if equipped.
  4.  
  5. Install the window, water shield and door trim panel.
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