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Discussion in '1st Gen 4Runners (1984-1989)' started by samson, Jan 11, 2016.

  1. Jan 11, 2016 at 12:40 PM
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    samson

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    Drivers window comes up but jumps out of track. Took door panel off and window is off track. How do you put window back in track. Is there a trick to this?
     
  2. Jan 17, 2016 at 9:20 PM
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    Got window back in track. Ruined the felt guides. Those things suck.
    Now it just keeps getting better. Just bought this ride and im finding all sorts if ekectrical issues. When i try to roll down passenger electric window, the radio cuts off and the voltage meter drops hard and lights in dash blink. Anybody have a clue as to what the heck is causing this?
     
  3. Jan 18, 2016 at 8:47 AM
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    Sounds like your window/window regulator is pinching or rubbing a wire harness inside the door. Maybe when you fixed the window you accidentally moved a harness.
     
  4. Jan 18, 2016 at 9:18 AM
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    Window was doing this before it went off track. It works up and down on passenger side. Just the switch on drivers side that operates passenger side. It looks like it would blow a fuse if it is a bare wire touching. The radio cuts off and resets and the amp gauge goes south. Im not a wiring nut, but i can tackle the little stuff. Took radio completely out. It is a aftermarket kenwood with all the amps,etc. Also, something clicks in the passenger door.
     
  5. Jan 18, 2016 at 9:23 AM
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    It might have damaged the wire or wire harness when the window was off track. I would still remove the door panel and inspect everything really good, also check the switches to the power windows.
     

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