2001 Saab 9-3 Q&A

2001 Saab 9-3 Question: Clicking/clunking sound during halfway roll up on my driver side rear window?

When I roll up my driver side rear window I hear a clicking/clunking sound about halfway up and then it returns to closing normally.I have been told I may need a window regulator replacement but could it be a a simpler less expensive repair. -
Answer 1
Pull the door panel and look to see what's happening while the noise is being made. -
Comment 1
Thank you for your very common sense reply.My present Saab mechanic tells me with his many years of experience it will need a window regulator replacement simply by the sound however with your reply I will ask him to first pull the door panel as you recommend as he is presently trying to source out this difficult used part to find and then replace it. -