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Old 10-09-2017, 09:41 AM
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My disco 2 drivers side window won't roll down. I have put a meter on it and when I press the button I get voltage but no action. Is the issue the window motor or the scissor piece that holds the window itself? How can I tell? I am ready to burn this thing to the ground. So pissed!
 
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Window regulator eBay has them for $26.
 
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Old 10-09-2017, 11:40 AM
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Can you hear the motor trying to turn? In my case it was the motor. The new one was $34 shipped from Lucky8.
 
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The whole regulator and motor is as cheap as chips. If you are getting power to the motor plug it's either the motor kaput or the regulator or both.
 
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Old 10-09-2017, 11:54 AM
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Calm down, you bought a truck that will need maintenance like this. You will probably be replacing all 4 window motors, regulators("scissor piece"), locks depending how long you have your truck. These door mechanisms are the easiest to replace that I've ever experienced; very simple, but they only last so long. I suggest you replace the whole assembly so you don't have to mess with it again. Look at a vid if you're having trouble.
 
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The regulator probably has a broken wheel, binding and preventing it from going down.
It's an easy fix.
 
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Originally Posted by Sixpack577 View Post
The regulator probably has a broken wheel, binding and preventing it from going down.
It's an easy fix.
Also, on this forum, there is a thread about that issue: https://landroverforums.com/forum/di...asy-fix-76470/

That might be helpful.
 
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