window problems

Stephen Cw
20

Asked by Jun 15, 2011 at 06:40 PM about the 2008 Ford Taurus Limited

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

RT SIDE FRONT WINDOW NOT WORKING. HAD LOCAL MECHANIC REPLACE
DRIVERSIDE MASTER SWITCH STILL DOESN'T WORK. I SWITCHED OUT FRT AND REAR  
SWITCHES NO HELP. MECHANIC VERIFIED MOTOR AND REGULATOR ARE OKAY.WHAT
SHOULD I TRY NEXT?

10 Answers

ChcagoRAND
125

Man I feel for you. But you should of bought your car into FORD. They have the same flat rate per hour as others, Now you have to go to FORD to actually get it fixed. And they don't charge unless it's FIXED. TAKE CARE LIVE LONG

brainwave74
295

check the acordian tube in the door jam, with all the bending from the door opening and closing look for a broken wire. hope this helps good luck.

1 out of 1 people think this is helpful.
Stephen Cw
20

THEY WANT 80 BUCKS TO CHECK IT OUT AND THEN HOW MUCH MORE TO FIX IT? SO FAR IT HASN'T COST ME ANYTHING

2 out of 2 people think this is helpful.
Stephen Cw
20

WILL CHECK THANKS FOR THE IDEA

ChcagoRAND
125

dat sux! I never was treated that way at my FORD dealership. They should of been more open to you about the possiblities and costs to you, before letting you go or getting off the phone. Either way, That sounds like a bad service writer to me. I am going to call up Arlington Heights FORD monday and summit the same question. I own a 2005 FORD Taurus and could well have the same problem some day. RAND

Stephen Cw
20

YEA IT WAS A YOUNGSTER NOT VERY EXPEREINCED AT SERVICE...i WOULDN'T MIND PAYING THE 80 BUCKS IF THEY WOULD TAKE IT OFF THE TOTAL COST OF THE REPAIR BUT HE SAID THAT WAS THEIR DIAGNOSTIC CHARGE SO I WENT TO A LOCAL GARAGE WHO HAVE BEEN VERY HELPFUL .THEY THINK IT'S A SHORT BUT REALLY CAN'T DO ANY MORE THAN WHAT THEY TRIED ALREADY.

ChcagoRAND
125

Thinking your still better off at FORD, You might spend a tons time going nowhere on this, oh oh there is relays in that system too! I think you need someone that has a Taurus electrical schemic and VOM and knows what their doing to work on it. Damm I hope you don't a have the power window lock down on it! ok ok ok just being funny. ENJOY YOUR SUNDAY

Mike Macke
55

Try pukking door panel off and tapping the window motor wit a hammer that worked for me

1 out of 1 people think this is helpful.
Mike Macke
55

*pulling

3 out of 3 people think this is helpful.
bigjoplin
210

2001 Ford Taurus power window problemI have a 2001 Ford Taurus XL and the drivers side window wont budge, when i press the up&down botton nothing happends,i`m glad it happend when the window was shut ;) very cold winters here in Canada eh! only thing i hear when pressing the control is a click noise under the dash near the fuse box there`s 3 small grey square electronic box , all other window`s are working great from the drivers side control no problem ,i dont want to start pulling out fuses and crash the Computer cause if its window Xp installed i`m screwed lol..serious note, i do need to get this fix without the garage`s guessing $$game$$ .. any help would be a BONUS!

21 out of 21 people think this is helpful.

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

  • Power window 1 answer

    driver side window will not go up

    2002 Ford Taurus

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • 1997 Ford Taurus Window 2 answers

    I have a 1997 Ford taurse and my rear driver side window was replaced. It is now on track but will not stay up. I can pull it up by hand but then it falls back down instantly. How do I fix it so th...

    1997 Ford Taurus GL

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • windows stop working 2 answers

    My window all of a sudden stopped working. Whats the most likely problem? How to fix it?

    2000 Ford Taurus LX

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • all my windows and domelight just stop working what could it be 2 answers

    the windows wont go down all fuses are good what could it be

    2001 Ford Taurus SE

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • Driver side window 1 answer

    Why doesn't the window go up or down on my 1997 Ford Contour sl

    1997 Ford Contour

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

Taurus

Looking for a Used Taurus in your area?

CarGurus has 16,682 nationwide Taurus listings starting at $1,995.

ZIP:

Search Ford Taurus Questions

Ford Taurus Experts

#1 Tom Demyan
Tom Demyan
Reputation 2,810
#2 lightGear
lightGear
Reputation 1,590
#3 dandyoun
dandyoun
Reputation 1,530
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Ford Fusion"
964 Great Deals out of 84,494 listings starting at $1,999
Used Chevrolet Impala"
442 Great Deals out of 30,097 listings starting at $1,595
Used Dodge Charger"
306 Great Deals out of 29,082 listings starting at $2,950
Used Ford Explorer"
722 Great Deals out of 52,927 listings starting at $950
Used Chrysler 300"
290 Great Deals out of 20,757 listings starting at $2,500
Used Ford Mustang"
305 Great Deals out of 42,716 listings starting at $1,999
Used Chevrolet Malibu"
622 Great Deals out of 54,232 listings starting at $500
Used Ford F-150"
2,172 Great Deals out of 207,266 listings starting at $1,299
Used Toyota Camry"
1,062 Great Deals out of 77,977 listings starting at $700
Used Honda Accord"
637 Great Deals out of 75,765 listings starting at $1,400
Used Nissan Maxima"
260 Great Deals out of 23,407 listings starting at $1,500
Used Ford Edge"
556 Great Deals out of 43,741 listings starting at $4,500
Used Ford Focus"
671 Great Deals out of 66,537 listings starting at $1,100
Used Nissan Altima"
722 Great Deals out of 80,659 listings starting at $1,200
Used Lincoln MKS"
59 Great Deals out of 3,645 listings starting at $5,995

Used Cars For Sale

2015 Ford Taurus Limited For Sale
25 Great Deals out of 1,429 listings starting at $16,999
2014 Ford Taurus Limited For Sale
306 listings starting at $14,995
2013 Ford Taurus Limited For Sale
11 Great Deals out of 427 listings starting at $12,625
2012 Ford Taurus Limited For Sale
3 Great Deals out of 149 listings starting at $10,988