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Driver side window sticks up 1cm

The driver side window sticks up just about 1 cm. on the highway you dont notice but as soon as I hit bumps it HURTS as the window is driven into my arm resting on it. The passenger side doesn't stick up above the window seal.

Is this how all of them are or is something quirkly going on? any ideas?
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this was normal for the r170. should be both windows though


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this was normal for the r170. should be both windows though
Thanks for the insight... Well then whatever tab is broken on the passenger side, I'm going to go in and look and hopefully break the same tab on the drivers side! haha.
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I had to repair mine last week, the window came off of the track. iF you remove the door panel, peel the insulation off you will see the window sitting in a bracket /scissor arm. tHat bracket has a rubber insert that holds the window in place. Loosen the bolt that holds it together and puch the window down then tighten the bolt, that should fix the problem.
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Window lip

I have the same issue and live free is right, it should be both sides. I fixed my broken stop a few weeks back it it appeared, I waited a while on the passenger side and the broken bracket let the window go all the way down.
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I'm having a hard time resetting the widow to seat right in the roof groove. any advice other than trial and error?
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