Vert 1/4 Window Issue

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  1. cobra10494

    cobra10494 Founding Member

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    Window stopped going up n down.Took apart motor installed new plastic gear and three new nubs greased up put it back together.Went down and came up great a few times...now it goes down fine to about it half way and then slides down on its own...will not raise without me pulling up on the window,it catches about half way then powers up.Maybe off track?..anyone have this issue? Motor operates fine.Thanks for any help in advance
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    mikestang63 Mustang Master

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    did you check to see if the plastic bushing guides for the window are not broken


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    cobra10494 Founding Member

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    No..where are they and how do I access them? Can I get these at a local parts store? Thanks
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    stykthyn Commander of the snuggie cultists

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    No. They are a convertible mustang part that will need to be sourced off another car. Have you tried lubing the guide post? I sprayed mine with white grease and it helped a lot.
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    So we cannot purchase new plastic bushing guides?..I have to source used ones off a donor car?
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    stykthyn Commander of the snuggie cultists

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    To the best of my knowledge. Cj pony parts would be the best place to look.
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    stykthyn Commander of the snuggie cultists

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    I can't recall those being on the 1/4 Windows but they may work. Email lmr and see what they say.
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