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Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by Tillers_Rule, Oct 12, 2012.

  1. Oct 12, 2012 at 5:27 PM
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    Tillers_Rule

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    They still all work, but over the past year or so the drivers side front window motor has been getting progressively louder, now the passenger side front window motor is starting to noise up. They are to the point that they will override any conversation going on in the vehicle, then I have to listen to everyone tell me my power windows are going, really?, thanks. Anyone had to replace these things? It doesn't seem like that hard of job, but kind of an inconvenience and shouldn't need replacing after only 6 years. My 12 year old Mustang never had window problems, not any other vehicle I've ever owned, or seen :confused:
     
  2. Oct 12, 2012 at 6:12 PM
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    chris4x4

    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Staff Member

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    its an easy fix. You should be able to get the new regulator/motor assembly for about 60- 90 bucks.
     
  3. Oct 12, 2012 at 6:15 PM
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    Rockauto.com has them for 58-76 each depending on brand.
     
  4. Oct 12, 2012 at 6:16 PM
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    Spot on, chap.
     
  5. Oct 12, 2012 at 6:21 PM
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    chris4x4

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    Thank you, Mate!
     
  6. Oct 13, 2012 at 4:14 PM
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    Sweet, thanks blokes!
     
  7. Oct 13, 2012 at 4:21 PM
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    Anytime, Gubbna!
     
  8. Oct 21, 2012 at 7:39 PM
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    my passenger window "buzzes" fairly loudly too, i have never had this problem before, kinda pissed off as i thought Toyota's always had a good rep.
    Umm are you lot havin' a bubble at how we rabbit?
    (UK expat here)
     
  9. Sep 23, 2013 at 11:28 AM
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    Finally got around to replacing both front windows motors and regulators. Took about 2 total hours for both. Not bad at all. Windows are super quiet now. I'll save posting pictures as there's a whole thread dedicated to the same procedure.
     
  10. Sep 23, 2013 at 7:43 PM
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    glad it worked out... where'd ya buy the new motors from?
     
  11. Sep 23, 2013 at 10:18 PM
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    Rock auto, bra!!:thumbsup:
     
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