1985-1992 Fleetwood, 1993 Sixty Special, All FWD Forum Discussion, Help Please - window regulator probs in Past Cadillac Vehicle Discussion; Pop n Drop hit me - got the regulator out - not too dificult. Finally figured out that the cable ...
- 09-09-12 10:16 PM #1Cadillac Owners Member
- Automobile(s): 2000 White Diamond DeVille DHS, 1978 Triumph Spitfire
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- Dec 2011
- Louisville, KY
Help Please - window regulator probs
Pop n Drop hit me - got the regulator out - not too dificult. Finally figured out that the cable clamp had pulled all the way up and caused the cable to jump the pulley. the pulley is damaged in spots. I KNOW I saw a fix for replacing that pulley TODAY, but d**** if I can find it. Cannot get the cable to ride back in the pulley. Pulled the motor and that helped some, but still....
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- 09-09-12 10:23 PM #2
Re: Help Please - regulator probs
Did you check the fix in the Tech Tips section?
- 09-09-12 10:35 PM #3
Yes i did.
- 09-09-12 10:37 PM #4
Ah yes. Sub replied. Will search that way
- 09-12-12 03:53 PM #5
Ok, so have the previously jumped cable back on the original pulley and the assembly back in the car. Now the window functions but is very noisy. Screechy kinda sound and at least once made a pop at the top of the door. Do we need graphite/grease on the motor drive and or cable? Pulley maybe too badly damaged?
- 09-13-12 09:46 AM #6
- 09-13-12 07:08 PM #7
Guys! I'm tired of driving with my door panels ad passengers! Any thoughts on what to do to stop the screeching? Short of not openong the window?
- 09-13-12 10:46 PM #8
Re: Help Please - window regulator probs
I'd use some white lithium grease and lube everything that moves.
- 09-14-12 08:03 AM #9Cadillac Owners Member
- Automobile(s): 2003 Deville DTS
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- Aug 2012
May just need to pony up for a new regulator. All mine went around the same time.
- 09-15-12 12:06 AM #10
Thanks Ranger. Will give it a try tomorrow.