IPD - Volvo Parts SpecialistsVolvo PartsVolvo Salvage: Used Volvo Parts and Over 50 Years ExperienceSouthern Vo Vo sells genuine used Volvo parts

Please use this Amazon link ... and help keep MVS on the Web. Thank you!Amazon.com

Advertise here via Google

Login

Not part of the forums? Register. It's free.

Need help? See our Help Page.

rear door panel removal

Help, Advice, Owners' Discussion and DIY Tutorials on Volvo's stylish, distinctive "P2" cars.
2001 - 2007 V70
2004 - 2007 V70 R
2001 - 2007 XC-70
2001 - 2009 S60
2003 - 2007 S60 R

rear door panel removal

Postby prienn » 01 Dec 2008, 00:53

My rear driver side window appears to be "detached" from the regulator and/or motor. Motor seems to work fine, but the window can move up and down only by hand. First step to trouble shooting is to remove the rear door panel. It seems that these can be buggers at times. Any tricks or special tools needed so I don't destroy the panel?

'01 V70
Thanks!
prienn
New Member
New Member
 
Posts: 22
Joined: 01 Dec 2008, 00:44

Re: rear door panel removal

Postby MadeInJapan » 01 Dec 2008, 01:53

No big deal on these door panels. You'll find little found plugs around the perimeter of the panel...it has a little round stem in it...push these in and the plugs will detach themselves from the door itself and the door panels will lift of and out. There might be something around the handles but I don't recall them being too much trouble for the rear doors. Post back if you still have problems and I'll try to look it up.
'98 S70 T5 Emrld Grn Met/Beige Tons of Upgrades Mobil-1
'04 V70 2.5T Red/Taupe Some Upgrades Mobil-1
94 850 Sedan NA Drk Blue/Tan
'00 V40 Purple/Grey Mobil-1
MadeInJapan
MVS Moderator
MVS Moderator
 
Posts: 12099
Joined: 31 Mar 2005, 14:14
Location: Knoxville, TN American but born in Japan
Model and Year: '98 S70 T5

Re: rear door panel removal

Postby prienn » 04 Dec 2008, 02:01

That was the easiest panel I've ever removed. Thanks. Now the tough part.

I found a busted little plastic pulley inside the door panel, where a cable was used to move the window up and down.

It seems that the window motor is working fine, but the cable is clearly not wound properly around the motor sheave, and I found that half piece of plastic sheave (not sure where this went).

Am I at the mercy of the dealership to get this fixed? It looks like the motor/regulator assembly is riveted in.

I'll try to post some pictures later.
Thanks
prienn
New Member
New Member
 
Posts: 22
Joined: 01 Dec 2008, 00:44

Re: rear door panel removal

Postby V70_sledster » 04 Aug 2010, 01:05

This post looks two years old? I have the same problem but with the rear right passenger side regulator pulley is also busted. Most quotes that have seen to have this repaired are in the $325 to $370 range. The regulator and motor part is about $215 to $250 from what I can find on line. My only fear is that I won't be able to fix it myself. What did you end up doing?
V70_sledster
 
Posts: 3
Joined: 04 Aug 2010, 00:25
Location: Oregon
Model and Year: V70 T-5, 2001


Return to Volvo V70 & XC-70 (2001-2007), S60 (2001-2009)

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: bkvolvo, chestermo, draser, fthngrg, MattW, regent, shiloh51933 and 62 guests