how to fix front passenger window

Asked by Mar 08, 2016 at 03:40 PM about the 2001 Pontiac Grand Prix SE

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Front passenger window has fallen ....I can hear the motor for the window but the window doesn't move

4 Answers

5,075

I had a 1996 Grand Prix SLE that was given to me, every single window failed. The switches, the motors, and each time, the glass would fall off the track. You would want to remove the door panel and replace the glass on the power window track. (the track is what keeps the glass aligned when you roll the window down and up). If the motor and the switch is still working, its most likely that the door has been slammed to hard, or closed too many times over the last 15 years and it just needs to be replaced. Its a very simple task. There are several YouTube videos on how to do this. Best of luck Jason!

2 of 2 people found this helpful.
5,345

sixfootsix - Did you mean to say replace the glass or to say replace the track?

5,075

You just need to put the glass back on the track, sometimes after several years of the door being closed or slammed, the class will fall off the track (usually there are small clips that hold the glass on the track). You shouldn't have to replace anything as it sounds like the motor, the switch, and the track are all functional, the glass simply fell off the track :)

1 of 1 people found this helpful.

or the cable snapped

Your Answer

Grand Prix

Looking for a Used Grand Prix in your area?

CarGurus has 2,561 nationwide Grand Prix listings starting at $1,750.

ZIP:

Pontiac Grand Prix Experts

  • #1
    Js08016
    Reputation
    4,460
  • #2
    Tom Demyan
    Reputation
    3,070
  • #3
    munron
    Reputation
    2,490
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Chevrolet Impala
536 Great Deals out of 34,808 listings starting at $990
Used Pontiac Bonneville
469 listings starting at $3,499
Used Chevrolet Monte Carlo
9 Great Deals out of 1,222 listings starting at $1,488
Used Pontiac Grand Am
1,039 listings
Used Chevrolet Camaro
435 Great Deals out of 31,244 listings starting at $3,550
Used Chevrolet Malibu
1,002 Great Deals out of 62,854 listings starting at $880
Used Ford Mustang
546 Great Deals out of 36,468 listings starting at $1,500
Used Pontiac Firebird
11 Great Deals out of 757 listings starting at $2,500
Used Nissan Maxima
301 Great Deals out of 22,136 listings starting at $1,200

Used Cars For Sale

2008 Pontiac Grand Prix For Sale
6 Great Deals out of 387 listings starting at $1,750
2007 Pontiac Grand Prix For Sale
374 listings starting at $2,295
2006 Pontiac Grand Prix For Sale
3 Great Deals out of 421 listings starting at $4,850
2005 Pontiac Grand Prix For Sale
331 listings starting at $4,500

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use.