2001 dodge dakota drivers side window froze shut won"t stay attached to bracket how do I fix

Asked by Mar 06, 2014 at 08:57 AM about the 2001 Dodge Dakota 2 Dr Sport 4WD Extended Cab SB

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

window froze shut attempted to open,broke free and became inoperable, reattached and kept coming apart, what to do?

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If you have the press on metal strip on the bottom edge of he window, and that is what keeps coming off you need to buy the special rubber strip between the glass and metal strip. You might be better off if you take it to a glass shop and have it done as there is a special procedure to activate the strip to adhere to the glass and metal strip. If your budget won't allow this then you can try Gorilla Glue but you have to be fast with reassembly, as there is no margin for error with that stuff.

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