GMC Yukon Denali Problem Report

GMC Yukon Denali Rear Window Defogger Wire Terminal Broken Off of Window Glass

(36 reports)

The rear window defogger may stop working due to a wire terminal broken off of the rear glass. Our technicians tell us that terminal can be reattached using a special glue or silver solder.

Driver side defogger terminal broken off. -
rear window defogger wire terminal broken off at back window. -
My rear driver side defogger wire came off the rear window, I had it soldered back on and about a year later it fell off. I again had it soldered and has yet fallen off again. I've been told by a dealership that I may have to replace the rear window, I find that hard to believe. I heard there is some kind of glue that will fix this. CAN SOMEONE PLEASE HELP ME!!! -
Almost identical issue to other respondent. Driver's side defogger wire broke off the window. Dealer soldered back on and charged by $100+. A few months later, it fell off again. Took it back and they re-soldered, this time with no charge. Now, less than a year later, it popped off again. Dealer is now saying I need a new window, to the tune of $350+. That is beyond belief... -
Just got into vehicle one day and the wire was hanging. The rear defrost no longer works. -
Outside door handle broke off door. -
Rear defogger wire broke from window without being touched. I had to replace rear window for repair. -
When I purchased my used truck this was broken on it but the dealership paid for it to get fixed. Have not had a issue since. -
Same problem. ENTIRE window replaced..still came off within 1 year -
this is the at least the 3rd time this has happened -
I have the same problem. My clip came off the rear deck lid passenger side, and the glass shop I took it to said the clip was too close to the edge and they couldn't repair it. They told me I need a new window. What kind of solder would I get to repair this? I have had 4 computers go out, my air pump on the rear stabelizer has went bad 4 times, and my air shock on the rear has went out. I had it replaced at $850.00 and they installed it wrong and had to re-due it again. This vehicle has been a problem child from the beginning. -
I had the same problem with the tab on the rear window breaking off. I fixed it 2 years ago and have not had a problem since. I soldered it on and then put a clear epoxy over the solder joint. This has solved my problem and hopefully others that have had the same issue, this will help you too. -
Passenger side wiring harness for rear window defogger broke off -
this just happened to me. I thought maybe super glue would work. -
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