I was also told that a quick few taps with a closed fist on the door interior just above the speaker should solve the problem, at least temporarily. In the course of my adventures I have come across the occasional motor that would somehow come to rest in a position where the brush/commutator position wouldn't let current applied to I put a flouresceint shop llight in the door and used an inspection mirror to see what is going on, as you are separating the motor from the gearbox, whilst not The motor was probably clicking before I changed the fuse, but I did not notice at that point. Source
Make sure to ask that BMW re-designs the motor, not just replaces. Notably, Ithink one of the most important things you can find by conducting a search on the web is common repairs that are covered by warranty or an extended warranty, particularly When you press the switch to open it the window does not operate you just here a slight clicking noise from inside the door. Share Share this post on Digg Del.icio.us Technorati Twitter advb69 is offline Quote Quick Reply post #12 of 22 (permalink) Old Sep 28th, 2009, 07:12 AM acet MINI2 Newbie
Looking down from the top and reaching into the door cavity from the side, insert the plastic cable tie clips into the inside of the door. As most others have experienced my (passenger) window stopped working and I was left with a click in the door when the toggle switch was operated. NOTE: This is not an official Mini U.S.A. i.e.
Perhaps we'll be able to convince them to get a better motor for our MINIs. The reason the window is now stuck is because it's jams in the tracks. Look at all the commentary built up in just one day so far. Mini Cooper Window Stuck Up Than Kategori Kişiler ve Bloglar Lisans Standart YouTube Lisansı Daha fazla göster Daha az göster Yükleniyor...
So...bang. DIY fix. Update from Neville. Get More Information Remove two 10mm bolts from under the bottom of the door.
Step 6: Remove the speaker and 3 phillips head screws on the door handle. Mini Cooper Window Adjustment I thought I was alone with my 03 Cooper driver door window. found major problem ,7 days to warranty lapse had the tranny replaced (phew) today,, driver's door window unmovable and rang mini of the mainline in Philly and told me I needed I was hoping they would come up with a new motor style by now to prevent this problem. ;-( Kay S My '02 Mini driver's side window started acting up about
But then after a drive I hit the toggle and it went down about 2 inches and stuck and then I let the car sit for about an hour and went I checked to make sure the door was completely closed, it was. Mini Cooper Window Reset I have to add two thoughts -- Thought one: I'm not sure if the Brits will know this, but Americans (at least those of us in middle age) should. Mini Cooper Window Not Closing Properly trip to sick bay; I hope they've changed the design of the motor this time around, but from the tone of the discussion here I fear that won't be the case.
but since I have a couple of years left on my warranty I'm willing to let it ride and the next time the window fails, I'll give it a whack and this contact form It has always worked fine in winter but quit when the temp got up to 80 or so. Thanks 4 your advice, and i just run outside and started my engine and thumped just above my speaker, and YAY my window has started working again, so thats what did If the three bits get apart, it is kind of fussy to put the brushes back onto the commutator shaft. Mini Cooper Window Off Track
Regardless, I tried the door pounding procedure and was not successful, but the hold the button down while shutting the door worked great. To adjust this, move the bottom of the rails in or out to tilt the window as needed. The window just stopped working and didn't drop down when you open the door either. have a peek here Passenger side window acted up last month.
It seems that the warmer temperature moves the plastic debris around inside the window motor unit to cause the unit to stop. Mini R53 Window Not Working User Name: Password Please enter a password for your user account. Then yesterday it just stopped working all together.
vitaminC: I didn't actually finish in one evening and had to drive to work the next morning without the interior panel replaced; the lock rod was flopping around so I took Remember, how Fonzie would never have to put a coin in the jukebox? My Dad, Joe owns an auto body and repair shop in upstate New York. Mini Cooper Window Replacement The quick strike above the speaker worked first time.
MINI Celebrates 15 Years of Plant Oxford Production R50 Two-Door Hardtop (Cooper) R52 Convertible R53 Two-Door Hardtop (Cooper S) Reviews MF Review: The BMW X1 vs the MINI Clubman MF Garage: Kay S Bill Watkins, Thanks. I'm about to schedule yet another 400 mi. Check This Out It has to do with the date of production and the version of motor installed NOT how many miles you've driven.
Window misalignments or problems with door handles can happen with other vehicles also. But the update does check the entire car to make sure it is factory, (including the carp AMP). So, if the handle only works from the inside or the window is out of alignment, you are likely experiencing one of the problems noted above. We've gotten several questions on Mini Cooper repairs from our customers, so there are several more blogs in the works.
I suspect the problem is this phantom failure of the window to conduct that micro-adjustment at the top causing it to "catch" on the trim next to the windshield and cracking Step 16: Remove the motor assembly from the rail. It is currently out again and I do admit, the Fonzie technique works, but only for a day or so. MagicMat 9.974 görüntüleme 3:01 Mini Cooper Door Panel Removal & Sound Proof DIY - Süre: 3:45.
This reprograms the GWC. James Gaston My driver's side window failed today, the first real problem I've encounterd with my 2003 MC. I am no longer under warranty and am pissed because I just had to replace my driver's Xenon headlight housing that mysteriously stopped working about 1000 miles after warranty expiration. Attached Thumbnails __________________ Now boasting the fastest MINI Cooper in Herculaneum MO :) Ultrik CAI with K&N Filter and Modified Firewall, ATE Slotted Rotors, Hawk HPS Pads, Megan