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VW Tiguan Body Repairs Exterior ➜ Removing and installing Front Door components

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General body repairs, exterior - Edition 06.2017  
2.4  
Removing and installing window regula‐  
tor motor  
Special tools and workshop equipment required  
♦ Torque wrench - V.A.G 1783-  
lk  
Note  
Removal and installation are described only for the left motor.  
Removal and installation of the right motor are similar.  
The door control unit - J386/J387- -5- is separated from win‐  
dow regulator motor - V14/V15- -1-.  
The door control unit - J386/J387- is clipped into door.  
Removing  
2. Door components  
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– Remove front door trim ⇒ General body repairs, interior; Rep.  
gr. 70 ; Front door trims; Removing and installing front door  
trim .  
– Tape up door window to prevent it from sliding down.  
– Switch off ignition and all electrical consumers. Withdraw ig‐  
nition key.  
– Disconnect connector -5-.  
– Remove bolts -4- (qty. 3).  
– Remove window regulator motor -3- from mounting brackets  
of cable drum.  
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– Position window regulator motor -3- on mounting brackets of  
cable drum. Move door window up and down slightly so that  
the splines between window regulator motor and cable drum  
engage more easily.  
– Tighten bolts -4-.  
– Connect connector -5-.  
– A new control unit -1- must be coded using ⇒ Vehicle diag‐  
nostic tester.  
– The work procedure and notes on the automatic window rais‐  
ing and lowering system as well as on the excess-force limi‐  
tation feature can be found in ⇒ Maintenance ; Booklet .  
The remaining installation steps are carried out in the reverse se‐  
quence of removal.  
Specified torques  
♦ Bolts  
⇒ “2.2 Assembly overview - window regulator”, page 119  
2.5  
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tor  
Special tools and workshop equipment required  
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