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Author Topic: mk 1 window regulator drivers side  (Read 2413 times)

Offline abryant

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mk 1 window regulator drivers side
« on: March 21, 2013, 09:59:51 AM »
on trying to fit a new drivers side window regulator to the motor the spool unwound   how do you get it re tensioned and onto the   motor   can you help     

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Re: mk 1 window regulator drivers side
« Reply #1 on: March 21, 2013, 08:24:19 PM »
yes its a right P.I.A.
this is where you need 3 hands,

when i done this to keep the tension on all parts i used my foot,i kid you not.or you could use a vice or something similar,took me a few attempts but got there in the end.
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Re: mk 1 window regulator drivers side
« Reply #2 on: March 22, 2013, 02:40:26 PM »
thanks for the reply   .after 10 attempts  8 garages and ford main dealer all said it cannot be done  .its great to know it can..  i will try again any other info on how would be great thanks  A.J

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Re: mk 1 window regulator drivers side
« Reply #3 on: March 22, 2013, 08:59:00 PM »
not really,just look at it logically,take your time and once youve done you will realize its actually quite simple.
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