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post #16 of 18 Old 02-02-2012, 09:03 AM
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What i did while i was in there was tied some picture hanging wire to the rod and ran it up between the window and the trim . Next time it happens , you'll have an emergency pull .

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post #17 of 18 Old 02-02-2012, 01:10 PM
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Hey mine did this, i disconnected the battery for a few min and it worked again. But only after two months.

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post #18 of 18 Old 02-02-2016, 02:41 PM
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Just fixed this on my 98 ZJ. Thanks for the instructions.
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