Biggest Automotive Pain in the Ass Ever. Ever.

Illustration for article titled Biggest Automotive Pain in the Ass Ever. Ever.
Illustration for article titled Biggest Automotive Pain in the Ass Ever. Ever.
Advertisement
Illustration for article titled Biggest Automotive Pain in the Ass Ever. Ever.
Illustration for article titled Biggest Automotive Pain in the Ass Ever. Ever.
Advertisement
Illustration for article titled Biggest Automotive Pain in the Ass Ever. Ever.

I moved Rusty across the street so I could have the entire driveway for the Safari. When I slammed the driver door, the glass popped off the regulator and dropped down into the door. And GM only gave small access holes. And it’s a big door. So I had to make a sort of Slim Jim tool to hold up the glass, but there’s a rubber strip in the regulator tray to cause friction and hold onto the glass, but it was kinked and the glass wouldn’t seat and it kept popping off.

Advertisement

+1 because the openings were sharp and cut my wrists and forearms.

+1 because the sun was in my eyes the entire time; that low, winter sun.

Whatta pain in the ass. I’m thinking of cleaning the bottom of the window and just anchoring it with a few blobs of silicone. We’ll see.

Advertisement

The regulator is in good shape and holds the glass in its proper place just fine.

Share This Story

Get our newsletter