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Front door window

Discussion in 'Model S' started by mackgoo, Apr 15, 2017.

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  1. mackgoo

    mackgoo Member

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    Has anyone ever removed the front door window. I'm trying to do a fix on my door handle module and it seems it would be so much easier to get at a troublesome bolt if the window were removed I see a rear clamp with nut but for the front part is it just friction fit? That doesn't seem right.
    Anyway if you've done it let me know.
     
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    I haven't done this myself, but a little bird told me not to remove the rear clamp nut: just loosen it. Then lower the window. In the front there's an adhesive patch covering up a regulator clip, which should free the glass for removal. Hope that helps.
     
  3. mackgoo

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    I'm not sure your bird is in the know. When the window is down the front clamp is behind the speaker. I took the speaker out and the clamp is there. There's no bolt and it's not clear what really secures the window.
     
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    If you want the right answer to a question, just post a wrong one on the internet. Someone will be sure to correct you.

    The front clamp doesn't have a release built in? Might need a pointy tool to activate it.
     
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    I was really hoping that someone who knew what they were talking about would answer. Maybe latter.
     

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