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Old 11-02-2009, 08:08 PM   #1
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window crank please help

can aneyone tell me how to remove the window crank handle from a 1997 tj

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Old 11-02-2009, 08:37 PM   #2
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pull really hard. I don't think it's held on with anything other than plastic teeth against the grooved metal post. Mine came off when I first got it. Pushed it back on, and haven't had a problem since. It's been over a year.

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Old 11-02-2009, 08:52 PM   #3
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it should be held on by a c clip, most window cranks are done that way

edit: it does have a c clip please don't yank her out without removing that first
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Old 11-02-2009, 08:54 PM   #4
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I used a thin screw driver and popped the metal clip off.
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Old 11-02-2009, 11:47 PM   #5
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If you use a paint can key it comes right out. Also put the clip back on BEFORE you put the crank back on and just give it a whack with the side of your hand and it pops back on. A lot easier than trying to get it on while on your door.
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Old 11-02-2009, 11:52 PM   #6
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They make a special tool to remove those clips if you don't have anything laying around that will pop em off...you can buy em for under $5 at most auto parts stores. Also be careful...those little clips are notorious for launching 30 feet in the air and never being seen again. lol
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Old 11-03-2009, 12:54 AM   #7
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any of these will work
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Old 11-03-2009, 08:04 AM   #8
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Put the little clip back in the window crank handle before you install it. It will pop right on.

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