How do you replace a power window motor regulator?

How do you replace a power window motor regulator?

If you are only replacing the power window motor and not the regulator itself, you will need to disconnect it and connect it to your new power window motor. Visually inspect the two to make sure the new motor matches the old one, then swap the regulator. Different vehicles will use different methodology to secure the regulator to the window motor.

How do you install a power window motor on a door?

Insert the power window motor and regulator back into the main service port in the door in exactly the opposite order that you removed them in when disassembling the door. Orient each component so the holes for the mounting bolts will line up with the holes in the interior of the door.

How do I remove the power window motor from the pigtail?

Pull the pigtail apart at the clip, not on the wires. Pulling on the wires could pull them out of the pigtail. Remove the motor and regulator through the access port. With the pigtail disconnected, the power window motor and regulator will no longer be connected to anything inside the door. Reach into the large access port and pull them each out.

How do I know if my power window motor is bad?

Attach your meter leads to the electrical connector and toggle the passenger switch. You should see +12 volts and -12 volts. If you do, then the motor is bad. If you don’t then check for an open in the wiring or a bad switch.

How do you replace a window motor on a Toyota Corolla?

Disconnecting the Motor and Regulator Remove the window regulator bolts. Locate and remove the window motor mounting bolts. Disconnect the motor wiring harness connector. Remove the motor and regulator through the access port. Connect the regulator to the new motor.