Just recently rolled back window down and now it will not roll back up .... I hear the motor going up and down as I press the button, but no window comes up. What is my problem and what guesstimate for repair can you provide me?
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Answer #1Lewis Complete Auto Repair (18 Answers) , Rowlett, TX - (972) 325-0948JASON LEWIS September 27, 2010, 13:53Technician
It sounds like you have a broken window regulator. Mercedes uses plastic guides and clips to hold the window regulator wire in place, or " on trac". very common faulty part. You may have to replace the regulator and motor as an assembly. Use the estimator for your area on this site to find an estimate.
Replyctyler219, September 27, 2010, 14:13Rookie
Yo, Thanks Jason .... How do I know If I need a motor for the window? It sounds like it does work, but just not hooked up to regulator, you know?
Answer #2ZeeTech September 27, 2010, 14:30Master
Jason is correct.
Don't need to buy the motor, the regulator is a separate part, a new one cost about $ 150 and takes about 2.5 hours to replace it. Around $350 repair, depends on the shop's labor rate.
Replyctyler219, September 27, 2010, 14:37Rookie
You Guys are great .... I appreciate the assistance