Electric & Power Window Repairs Gold Coast
If your power windows are acting strangely or not working at all, you should book an appointment and bring the car into our local workshop for testing.
It’s important that you do not try to physically force the broken electric window up or down. This can damage the regulator leading to extra damage and more costly repairs.
Leave the faulty window alone.
Call Adam on (07) 55 377 614 to schedule your Gold Coast power window repair or book online.
Symptoms of a Faulty Electric Car Window
Your car’s power windows will need to be diagnosed and possibly repaired if you notice any of the following issues:
- Stuck in the ‘up’ position, stuck in the ‘down’ position, or stuck at some middle point in between;
- The window moves too slowly;
- There is a squealing, squeaking or grinding sound when you operate the window;
- The window is off its track or out of alignment. The window may come up or down at a weird angle and/or fail to seal properly at the top when fully closed.
For a professional diagnostic and repair on your broken electric car windows, you need a reputable Gold Coast Auto Electrician – Call Adam on (07) 55 377 614.
Power Window Repair Process
When you bring your vehicle to the shop, Adam will need to inspect the broken or malfunctioning electric windows.
In some cases, he may need to dismantle the door card of the malfunctioning window so he can perform a few tests to diagnose the issue or fault.
The diagnostic check and power window repair may require:
- Power window switch repair or replacement;
- Diagnosing and repairing any faulty wiring;
- Power window regulator replacement;
- Cleaning and replacing electric window controllers and relays;
- Power window motor repair or replacement;
Once a diagnostic check is completed and the issues have been identified, Adam will provide a quote for the repairs to get your faulty electric car window fixed and operating correctly again.
Get your faulty power window repaired today, book in with Adam by calling (07) 55 377 614 or send us a message online to book.
What can go Wrong with your Car Power Windows
The power windows in your car are usually extremely durable, although there are quite a few electrical components required to operate a vehicles power windows.
Unfortuantely, components in your power windows can break and do need repairs in some cases. Problems with your car’s electric windows can occur in any make/model of vehicle and can be caused by any number of issues such as:
- Faulty switches
- Faulty relays
- Malfunctioning regulators
- Worn out motors
- Dirty switch contacts
- Wiring problems
- Blown fuses
In most cases power window problems are fairly easy and inexpensive to fix, such as dirty contacts, a faulty switch or a blown fuse.
For all of your auto electrical needs, call Adam on (07) 55 377 614 or send us a message online.
Frequently Asked Questions
Q: Can I fix my car’s broken power window myself?
A: It may be possible but honestly, it’s best not to try pulling it apart yourself if you don’t have much experience in this area. Power windows contain a range of small components that are easy to break which will only cost you more in the long run.
Q: What causes a vehicle’s power window to stop working?
A: Electric window malfunctions are usually caused by a faulty window regulator or window track, a broken motor, broken cable pulley or faulty window switch. On occasion, it can be a combination of these factors that result in a failing power window.
Q: How do you move a power window up or down manually?
A: It is best not to do this as you may cause even more damage to the faulty power window. Take it to a reputable Gold Coast Auto Electrician to have the fault professionally diagnosed and repaired.
At Labrador Auto Electrics, we have been servicing customers in Labrador, Runaway Bay, Helensvale, Coombabah, Arundel, Southport, Oxenford & Biggera Waters for over 20 years.
We can diagnose and fix your vehicles broken power windows or faulty electric windows.
Book online now or call Adam today now on (07) 55 377 614.