Vibe 2003-2005

Window Systems

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Door Glass & Regulator



Power Windows
Diagnosis & Testing
  1. Inspect the connectors for broken or bent pins and make sure they are firmly attached.
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  3. Inspect the wiring for any obvious signs of damage
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  5. Disconnect the power window master switch.
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  7. Connect a test lamp between the power windows fuse voltage supply circuit at the master switch connector and a good ground.
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  9. If the test lamp does not illuminate there is a loose connection, open or short to ground in the fused power window relay output circuit
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  11. Connect the power window master switch.
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  13. Disconnect the driver power window motor.
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  15. Connect a test lamp between the power window motor left front up circuit at the power window motor connector and a good ground.
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  17. Operate the driver power window in the up direction.
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  19. If the test lamp does not illuminate, check the power window left front up circuit for a short to ground, open or high resistance. Check the connector and wiring for damage. If the wiring and connector are fine replace the switch.
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  21. Connect a test lamp between the power window motor left front down circuit at the power window motor connector and a good ground.
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  23. Operate the driver power window in the down direction.
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  25. If the test lamp does not illuminate, check the power window left front down circuit for a short to ground, open or high resistance. Check the connector and wiring for damage. If the wiring and connector are fine replace the switch.
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  27. Connect a test lamp between the power window motor left front up and down circuits at the power window motor connector.
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  29. Operate the left front power window in the up and down directions.
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  31. If the test lamp does not illuminate in both directions, check the connector and wiring for damage. If the wiring and connector are fine replace the motor.
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Removal & Installation
Window Motor & Regulator
  1. Unclip and remove the inner mirror garnish (6) from the door.
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  3. Remove the screw and trim cover from the front side door trim panel .
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  5. Remove the screw that retains the front side door trim panel 
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  7. Remove the front side door window regulator handle by using a cloth in order to pull off the snap ring, if equipped.
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  9. Using a taped flat bladed tool, gently pry the front side door accessory switch mounting plate from the front side door trim , if equipped.
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  11. Remove the front side door trim from the door by disengaging the 8 plastic retainers.

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    Fig. Remove the front side door window regulator handle by using a cloth



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    Fig. Using a taped flat bladed tool, gently pry the front side door accessory switch mounting plate from the front side door trim