Manual crank windows hard to roll up. - D-series.org

Go Back   D-series.org D-series Knowledge Factory General Tech

D-Series.org is the premier Honda Forum on the internet. Registered Users do not see the above ads.
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 01-28-2010, 12:53 AM   #1 (permalink)
D-series post SLUT
 
SOHCitTOem's Avatar
 
iTrader: (19)
Join Date: Dec 2007
Location: Bay Area, CA
Posts: 2,001
Rep Power: 12 SOHCitTOem is hot as a volcano
SOHCitTOem is hot as a volcanoSOHCitTOem is hot as a volcanoSOHCitTOem is hot as a volcanoSOHCitTOem is hot as a volcanoSOHCitTOem is hot as a volcanoSOHCitTOem is hot as a volcanoSOHCitTOem is hot as a volcanoSOHCitTOem is hot as a volcanoSOHCitTOem is hot as a volcanoSOHCitTOem is hot as a volcanoSOHCitTOem is hot as a volcanoSOHCitTOem is hot as a volcanoSOHCitTOem is hot as a volcanoSOHCitTOem is hot as a volcanoSOHCitTOem is hot as a volcano
iTrader Score: 19 reviews
Default Manual crank windows hard to roll up.

I tried greasing the whole regulator assembly and sprayed wd40 into the guides that are in the door but it still is extremely hard to roll up and down. Any suggestions?
__________________

To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.
built single cam.


To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.
track tool.
SOHCitTOem is online now   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Old 01-28-2010, 01:10 AM   #2 (permalink)
All powerful D-series member
 
immajackuup's Avatar
 
iTrader: (0)
Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: houston,Texas,fuck yall
Posts: 3,459
Rep Power: 11 immajackuup is fly like an eagleimmajackuup is fly like an eagleimmajackuup is fly like an eagleimmajackuup is fly like an eagleimmajackuup is fly like an eagleimmajackuup is fly like an eagleimmajackuup is fly like an eagleimmajackuup is fly like an eagleimmajackuup is fly like an eagleimmajackuup is fly like an eagleimmajackuup is fly like an eagle
iTrader Score: 0 reviews
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by SOHCitTOem View Post
I tried greasing the whole regulator assembly and sprayed wd40 into the guides that are in the door but it still is extremely hard to roll up and down. Any suggestions?
lol im having the same problem but if i roll it down while is really hard it will pop out of track.
Best lubrication for window seal?
immajackuup is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 01-28-2010, 01:46 AM   #3 (permalink)
D-series soldier
 
bumpstick's Avatar
 
iTrader: (31)
Join Date: Jan 2009
Location: Gaithersburg, MD
Posts: 946
Rep Power: 9 bumpstick is about to kiss the sky
bumpstick is about to kiss the skybumpstick is about to kiss the skybumpstick is about to kiss the skybumpstick is about to kiss the skybumpstick is about to kiss the skybumpstick is about to kiss the sky
iTrader Score: 31 reviews
Default

ugh. i hate 96-00 window regulators. try replacing with OEM new or OEM from junkyard, cuz they will only get worse
__________________
CAST MANI MILLIONAIRES
bumpstick is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 01-28-2010, 01:53 AM   #4 (permalink)
Friend of the D
 
Aragorn's Avatar
 
iTrader: (14)
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: In the woods of, NH
Posts: 3,078
Rep Power: 22 Aragorn Still a JDM Star....Aragorn Still a JDM Star....
Aragorn Still a JDM Star....Aragorn Still a JDM Star....
iTrader Score: 14 reviews
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by bumpstick View Post
ugh. i hate 96-00 window regulators. try replacing with OEM new or OEM from junkyard, cuz they will only get worse
Yup! Also, be sure your window is on the track in the first place. My driver's side goes up and down real easy until it comes off the track. My front track appears to have been bent at some point. No much, but enough to be a pain in the ass.
__________________

To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.

Last edited by Aragorn; 01-28-2010 at 09:40 AM.
Aragorn is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 01-28-2010, 02:09 AM   #5 (permalink)
D-series post SLUT
 
uptownsamcv's Avatar
 
iTrader: (3)
Join Date: Nov 2008
Location: Kissimmee, Fl
Posts: 2,692
Rep Power: 7 uptownsamcv is a name known to alluptownsamcv is a name known to alluptownsamcv is a name known to alluptownsamcv is a name known to alluptownsamcv is a name known to alluptownsamcv is a name known to alluptownsamcv is a name known to alluptownsamcv is a name known to all
iTrader Score: 3 reviews
Default

i had the same problem. what i did was when i set the glue i wouldnt fully close the window untill it seated into the seal. use a silicone lubricant spray.
uptownsamcv is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 01-28-2010, 09:04 AM   #6 (permalink)
All powerful D-series member
 
cmgreen50's Avatar
 
iTrader: (2)
Join Date: Oct 2008
Location: NWOSU
Posts: 4,601
Rep Power: 18 cmgreen50 is the fucking MAN!!!!cmgreen50 is the fucking MAN!!!!cmgreen50 is the fucking MAN!!!!cmgreen50 is the fucking MAN!!!!
cmgreen50 is the fucking MAN!!!!cmgreen50 is the fucking MAN!!!!cmgreen50 is the fucking MAN!!!!cmgreen50 is the fucking MAN!!!!cmgreen50 is the fucking MAN!!!!cmgreen50 is the fucking MAN!!!!
iTrader Score: 2 reviews
Default

hit the gym
__________________
Quote:
i seriously have a donkey if you're serious..

Quote:
The problem is, my need for speed exceeds the need to save the earth.
Quote:
WELL FINE! I'LL JUST GO EAT THE SHIT OUTTA MY OREO'S THEN!
cmgreen50 is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 01-28-2010, 10:10 AM   #7 (permalink)
D-series post SLUT
 
SOHCitTOem's Avatar
 
iTrader: (19)
Join Date: Dec 2007
Location: Bay Area, CA
Posts: 2,001
Rep Power: 12 SOHCitTOem is hot as a volcano
SOHCitTOem is hot as a volcanoSOHCitTOem is hot as a volcanoSOHCitTOem is hot as a volcanoSOHCitTOem is hot as a volcanoSOHCitTOem is hot as a volcanoSOHCitTOem is hot as a volcanoSOHCitTOem is hot as a volcanoSOHCitTOem is hot as a volcanoSOHCitTOem is hot as a volcanoSOHCitTOem is hot as a volcanoSOHCitTOem is hot as a volcanoSOHCitTOem is hot as a volcanoSOHCitTOem is hot as a volcanoSOHCitTOem is hot as a volcanoSOHCitTOem is hot as a volcano
iTrader Score: 19 reviews
Default

^ lol. Yeah the knob is broken too so it is a PITFA to roll down my window.

There's no way to fix this without spending money? I'm not to sure whats causing this to happen. I mean with the regulator out, it moves smooth but put it back in and it just doesnt cooperate. If the guides were the problem how would I replace those? I know there are. 10mm bolt at the bottom but how about the top part?
__________________

To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.
built single cam.


To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.
track tool.
SOHCitTOem is online now   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 01-28-2010, 10:18 AM   #8 (permalink)
D-series PIMP
 
amperu's Avatar
 
iTrader: (7)
Join Date: Jan 2010
Location: Mallorca, Spain
Posts: 1,045
Rep Power: 22 amperu is on a level you can only DREAM about! ! !amperu is on a level you can only DREAM about! ! !
amperu is on a level you can only DREAM about! ! !amperu is on a level you can only DREAM about! ! !amperu is on a level you can only DREAM about! ! !amperu is on a level you can only DREAM about! ! !amperu is on a level you can only DREAM about! ! !amperu is on a level you can only DREAM about! ! !amperu is on a level you can only DREAM about! ! !amperu is on a level you can only DREAM about! ! !amperu is on a level you can only DREAM about! ! !amperu is on a level you can only DREAM about! ! !amperu is on a level you can only DREAM about! ! !amperu is on a level you can only DREAM about! ! !amperu is on a level you can only DREAM about! ! !
iTrader Score: 7 reviews
Default

Ive got the same problem, I thought it was because my ride was previously in an accident. My locks barely work as well. I was gonna try a power window system from AutoLoc.
__________________
I've got Super Street taste and an eBay budget!

Quote:
Amperu is fucking winning. Hard.
Quote:
Is there anything you aren't badass at? Lol
RIP - patprimmer
amperu is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 02-20-2011, 06:29 PM   #9 (permalink)
n00b
 
iTrader: (0)
Join Date: Feb 2011
Location: Atlanta
Posts: 6
Rep Power: 0 jgw1986 is nobody
iTrader Score: 0 reviews
Default

from wrestling with mine tonight, I found the culprit to be the front track, top bolt(which is behind the trim panel where the side view mirror bolts to) wasnt tightened down, which led to the rubber squeezing on the front of the window.
jgw1986 is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 02-20-2011, 09:04 PM   #10 (permalink)
gonzo
 
iTrader: (0)
Join Date: Feb 2009
Location: Flor1d4.
Posts: 1,876
Rep Power: 0 sxysweed It's a JDM Star Bitches....
sxysweed It's a JDM Star Bitches....sxysweed It's a JDM Star Bitches....
iTrader Score: 0 reviews
Default

Take the whole assembly out, grease the assembly good and make sure it moves smoothly (mine had dirt build up that kept the slider from moving). Then put it back, mount the window, and roll it all the way up (but make sure adjustment screws are loose), then tighten everything down.

The guides and weather stripping can also be old/bent out of shape, and may need replacing.
sxysweed is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the D-series.org forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:
Security Question
*Required, this field is not shown to others: While balancing on a piece of wood, two inches by four inches known as a 2x4, john and his friend sally both spotted a dalmatian inside a truck with sirens, headed to put out a fire. State what kind of animal is mentioned in the sentence above.
Insurance
Please select your insurance company (Optional)

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.




Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On


iconAll times are GMT -8. The time now is 09:45 PM. | Welcome to Forum, please register to access all of our features.