Thanks to all for this great advice. I will give it a shot when I get home tonight. Loading... Share Share this post on Digg Del.icio.us Technorati Twitter Reply With Quote 12-04-2013, 05:50 PM #5 xadawgx ST Nation Enlist Join Date Aug 2012 Posts 8 Chats34 Thanks for the info guys. navigate here
Thank goodness. Told to buy a new switch (still didnt work) then was told i needed a new motor. had the battery disconnected for 30 minutes. take off your door panel.
Upon inspection, it looks like the problem is that the cable will almost inevitably break out of these plastic slides. Register a new account Sign in Already have an account? Problem had been intermittent for years - often noticed would only work with engine on (more volts?).
The window will go past the point of resistance and you can close it fully. Took it into the dealership and window regulator needed to be repaired. ToptasticFebruary 2012 Top Followed all this but many many hammer blows later still no joy. 2012 Ford Focus Window Motor Problems THIS IS DEFINITELY A HEADACHE, IN DRIVE THROUGH, TRYING TO PAY IN PARKING LOT, AS THIS WAS THE DRIVER DOOR. - moma1205gt, Atlanta, Georgia Comment Disabled Add Complaint problem #11 Dec
New part doesn't have the electrical connector attached to themotor. 2012 Ford Focus Power Window Problem It saved me Â£200 that I was quoted from my mechanic. So maybe not really the best way to do it, but maybe it is cleaner than it would have been if it had not gone a bit pear shaped. Regards, Steve.
Follow Us Elsewhere CarComplaints.com on Facebook CarComplaints.com on Twitter CarComplaints.com on Google+ Got an iPhone? FordTechMakuloco 71,341 views 23:25 Ford Focus window regulator reparation - Duration: 4:39. Ford Focus Electric Window Motor Reset I found that a magic incantation ("Work you xxxxxxx!") whilst hitting the motor was very effective. 2012 Ford Focus Window Regulator WHY WOULD A DAMN WINDOW MOTOR GO OUT AFTER LESS THAN 3 YEARS, FORD!? - Julia K., Douglasville, GA, USA Send Comment Add Complaint problem #8 Oct 052015 Focus SE 4
Either that, or you might find that the casing is on the wiring side and that the existing regulator plugs in the same way. check over here richpin06a 19,852 views 8:55 What not to do when replacing a power window motor. LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes 06-27-2010, 06:52 PM #1 Insomniak Focus Rookie Join Date: Jun 2010 Fan#: 76291 Location: Essex, United Kingdom What I Drive: 2001 Focus 1.6 Zetec The car has around 45500km (~28270 miles) on it, and is 4 years old. 2012 Ford Focus Passenger Window Wont Go Up
MarkMarch 2011 Top Found this thread, and following instructions, got my window working again in less than 30 mins. jennaApril 2011 Top 2001 focus 1.6 ghia. Tapped the motor a few times and it sprung to life. his comment is here All rights reserved.
Most common cause of the motor not working is lack of use and the motor jams/ceases. 2012 Ford Focus Window Motor Replacement The car was LESS THAN 3 years old. Otherwise, you might not be able to steer at all.
Seems the problem will only be fixed by replacing the regulator (based on online research). nothing but issues from them. - Walter T., Lagrange, KY, USA Send Comment Add Complaint problem #7 Jan 192015 Focus SE 4 cyl Automatic transmission68,500 miles Three weeks ago I'm driving, ford says its the dealers issue and the dealer says its fords issue. Ford Focus Electric Window Won't Open Last ford that I will buy.
About 20 taps (after cutting a flap in the grey foam) on the bottom of the motor whilst holding the button down and bingo, it worked! Please try again later. MartinJuly 2009 Top Just dismantled my W plate rear window mechanism - the cable that pulls the windows up/ down has actually come off the drum and badly kinked, too badly weblink It worked.
Enter your zip code: A free service from CarTalk.com Search for Car Problems Example: "Bad Brakes", "Toyota Recall", etc. 2012 Ford Focus Owner Comments problem #15 Apr 152016 Focus SE 2.0L Email Address: What I Drive Year, color, and model of your car. Does anyone know what i should do? What should I know?10 points New tires and a much needed wash :)234Passenger side electric window not working! (self.FordFocus)submitted 5 months ago by AARONB603the passenger side electric window will not work when using the driver side