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Don 'Mo Lurch'
Don 'Mo Lurch', Auto Mech / Electronics
Category: Chevy
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Experience:  Chevrolet Cert., Heavy Line Mech, Race Shop Owner, Mobile Electronics.
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window..cable but im having trouble seeing how to reconnecting it

Customer Question

the cable got twisted in the moter and detached from the window. I got the moter out and untangled the cable but im having trouble seeing how to reconnecting it
Submitted: 9 years ago.
Category: Chevy
Expert:  Don 'Mo Lurch' replied 9 years ago.
HiCustomer Thank you for asking your question on Just Answer. . By the way, it would help us to know:

-What year is your Chevy?
-What model is your Chevy?
-How many miles are on your Chevy?
-What type of engine is in your Chevy?
Customer: replied 9 years ago.
2001 2500hd 225000miles 6.0liter
Expert:  Don 'Mo Lurch' replied 9 years ago.

Because this truck has cable driven Regulators, there is No fix for it. Common problem for the Regulator Cable to come detached.
Replace the Regulator
Be sure to replace both the Regulator & the Window Motor as a Unit.


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Customer: replied 9 years ago.
Reply to Lurch's Post: do i need to buy a new moter
Expert:  Don 'Mo Lurch' replied 9 years ago.

The Regulator is sold seperate from the Motor, but since the Cable usually breaks from usage & / Binding, the Motor is probably as worn.
I usually replace both at the same time, to keep from going back again

Customer: replied 9 years ago.
thank you for your help
Expert:  Don 'Mo Lurch' replied 9 years ago.
Thank You....
Thanks for using J/A