the rear window wont go up

Asked by Jan 21, 2017 at 05:19 PM about the 1997 Toyota 4Runner 4 Dr Limited 4WD SUV

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

was driving down the road and the window just went down.
i pulled over messed with the switch it stuttered a few times but went back
up.i took the switch and unplugged it  then ten minutes  later the same
thing random the window goes down but now it wont go up. .
all the fuses are good the switch seems ok  i took the panel off and can
hear  the click in the brain box thing that must control the window. the
motor should be ok it never had any issues and was still wanting to work.
any help or comments please and thank you

1 Answer


There has to be some sort of gear system that moves the window. Look for some stripped gears by the motor.

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