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Status of Window Crank Mechanism:

Fixed

My window crank on the passenger front became inoperable the other day. Took the door panel off and took a gander.

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Hmmm. I don’t think that looks right.

Did some searching online and found this handy diy.

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Guy was right. I guess those are just smushed in place at the factory.

Ordered myself a 4mm bottom tap since there isn’t much room to make threads.

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Drilled out.

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Tapping.

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As fixed as it will get.

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Got the window up out of the way while I put everything back in.

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Almost there! Time to test it out.

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