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window cable

Discussion in 'Chevy Trucks' started by t.i.b, Feb 21, 2010.

  1. t.i.b

    t.i.b Senior Member
    Messages: 140

    the cable that makes the window go up and down in my 02 2500hd snapped today. anyone replace one of these? looks like a pain. where would be the best place to find one of these?

  2. ajslands

    ajslands 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,033

    Local car scrap yard. Google, eBay, froogle..…maybe. Craigslist,
  3. Replace the whole regulator. Even if you can find just a cable, good luck putting it in.
  4. t.i.b

    t.i.b Senior Member
    Messages: 140

    good call. i didn't realize it was all 1 unit till just now thanks.
  5. I think Dorman makes them. Call your local parts store. Only use the dealer as a last resort.
  6. 06Sierra

    06Sierra PlowSite.com Addict
    from Maine
    Messages: 1,329

    I got one for my Yukon on ebay. You can also check Rockauto.com or gmpartsdirect.com. Both places have decent prices. The one I got was Dorman.
  7. t-sig

    t-sig Senior Member
    from 607
    Messages: 121

    The window regulators are a definite weak link on Chevys. I have put in 2 driverside and 1 passenger side so far. The first one I bought through the dealer, the second 2 from NAPA at half the price. Smoking is what killed them, I kept trying to roll down the window when it was frozen to ash my cig. Quit smoking and haven't put one in since. One more benefit.