How to remove window crank handle? - JeepForum.com
Search  
Sign Up   Today's Posts
User: Pass: Remember?
Advertise Here
Jeep Home Jeep Forum Jeep Classifieds Jeep Registry JeepSpace Jeep Reviews Jeep Gallery Jeep Clubs Jeep Groups Jeep Videos Jeep Events Jeep Articles
Go Back JeepForum.com > Models > Jeep Cherokee & Comanche Forums > XJ Cherokee Technical Forum > How to remove window crank handle?

Engo winches available at www.rockridge4wd.com! Free shippRough Country Lift Kits and Parts!Steering and more from Ruffstuff!

Reply
Unread 03-07-2008, 09:54 AM   #1
RobJJ
Registered User
 
Join Date: Mar 2008
Location: Idaho
Posts: 2
How to remove window crank handle?

Have a '94 Cherokee and must remove a window crank handle...but can't figure out how...nor can I find my manual...please help.

Thanks

RobJJ is offline   Reply With Quote
Unread 03-07-2008, 10:46 AM   #2
SteveTheFolkie
Registered User
1994 YJ Wrangler 
 
Join Date: Sep 2007
Location: Pennsylvania
Posts: 165
I'm assuming that yours isn't held on by a screw - that being the case there's probably a small "U" shaped metal spring/clip thing that engages a slot where the crank goes over the splined shaft. Gently push back the door card behind the crank and see if you can locate it.
To remove it, a blunted screwdriver has been known to work (be careful not to damage the doorcard) - to put it back on the easiest way is to put it into the groove on the crank and THEN shove the whole shebang over the splined shaft.
__________________
[B]J[/B]ust
[B]E[/B]mpty
[B]E[/B]very
[B]P[/B]ocket
SteveTheFolkie is offline   Reply With Quote
Unread 03-07-2008, 10:58 AM   #3
sk8142
Registered User
1994 XJ Cherokee 
 
Join Date: Jun 2006
Location: Pullman, WA
Posts: 329
just pull on it... they pop on and off.
__________________
White Jeep curse member #2
1994 XJ 4.0L HO 87k miles
RE 2" BB
30x9.5 Cooper STT tires
AR 767 15x7 wheels
sk8142 is offline   Reply With Quote
Unread 03-07-2008, 11:34 AM   #4
jmh30
Registered User
1995 XJ Cherokee 
 
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: Kentucky
Posts: 20
Your handle probably just pops on and off. Push the door panel in right by the handle. You should be able to see some tabs at the end of the handle. Take a screw driver and pry up on one of the tabs while pulling on the handle. It should pop right off.
jmh30 is offline   Reply With Quote
Unread 03-07-2008, 11:50 AM   #5
mall_crawler
Registered User
1996 XJ Cherokee 
 
Join Date: Nov 2007
Location: Reading, Pa
Posts: 250
Quote:
Originally Posted by sk8142 View Post
just pull on it... they pop on and off.
All else fails, A BFH will work
__________________
[B][COLOR="Navy"][ ] lllllllllll [ ][/COLOR][/B]

The Trail Never Ends.....
mall_crawler is offline   Reply With Quote
Unread 03-07-2008, 12:03 PM   #6
lectrode
Registered User
1987 XJ Cherokee 
 
Join Date: Oct 2004
Location: Southwest Oklahoma
Posts: 370
Take a rag and put between handle & door panel.
Then work it like you were polishing boots,back and forth motion.
The clip will come off,just watch were it goes
lectrode is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply
Thread Tools


Suggested Threads





Jeep, Wrangler, Cherokee, Grand Cherokee, and other models are copyrighted and trademarked to Jeep/Chrysler Corporation. JeepForum.com is not in any way associated with Jeep or the Chrysler Corp.