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Power Window Not Working Due to Window Motor on Oldsmobile Achieva

Problem Description and Possible Solution

A door window may move slowly or stop in mid travel due to a failing power window motor. The affected window may start working again after the motor cools off. Replacing the faulty window motor will commonly correct this concern.

Problem Data
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Average mileage: 105,682 (61,000–185,000)
7 model years affected: 1992, 1993, 1994, 1995, more1996, 1997, 1998
21 people reported this problem
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have replaced both power motors on both driver and passenger one happened when still under warranty the other years later that cost me around $300 lastest about 5 years now both are failing again.....taking it to Midas now to get one side fixed this is something that should be a recall i shouldnt have to pay for this a 2nd time for the same thing especially since its a known issue
as stated front windows hang and are very slow
first one failed last year, next one can't be rolled down very far without jamming,(takes multiple starts to get up) now 3rd is starting the same. One functioning window left! May try replacing motor on one but am wondering if it is really the motor or a sensor, or electrical malfunction. thanks for the info! nice to hear motor replacement worked, even if only for a few years.
Ds window motor stopped working.
window stopped moving replaced motor
I have three of four power window motors out. One of the windows is an inch down and I can't get it back up.
same problem