Disconnect negative battery cable. Raise window to full up position. Secure glass to door frame using cloth-backed tape. Remove door garnish molding. Insert Door Handle Remover (J 9886-01) between handle and bearing plate.
Align door handle remover tool with door handle and push to disengage clip. Pull handle from door, and remove bearing plate. Remove armrest mounting screws and armrest. Remove power window switch.
Using Trim Panel Remover (J 38778) pry retainers from door frame, and remove door trim panel. Remove armrest bracket. Remove water dam. Disconnect electrical connectors from motor.
CAUTION: Sector gear must be locked into position. Regulator lift arm is under tension from counterbalance spring and could cause personal injury if sector gear is not locked in position.
Drill hole through regulator sector gear and backplate. Install bolt and nut locking sector gear into position. Drill out motor mounting rivets. Remove motor from window regulator. To install, reverse removal procedure. Use 3/16" (4.8 mm) rivets to install motor and regulator.
Friday, May 7th, 2010 AT 10:13 PM