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Power windows and squeaky cables... #46654 Sep 20, 11:15am Sep 20, 11:15am
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Power windows and squeaky cables...
I know this was answered, but no one explained how to do it.

My windows go up REAL slow, how do I make it faster, someone said something about greasing the motor or something...any details on how?

Also, I did what swthrt said to make the gears stop squeaking from the 1-2 and 3-2 shift, but, I drove around for 45 minutes and it came back. Sprayed more white grease on it, and the sound is still there.

Any ideas how? It's a GTS, so I can't get to the area swrhrt explained very easily... confused


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Re: Power windows and squeaky cables... [Re: DiabloGTS] #46655 Sep 20, 11:28am Sep 20, 11:28am
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Optima battery, will take care of your window problem..Normally when ur windows r slow in the rollin its your battery, you could even have autozone recharge it for free..That could work too... grin thumbsup About the tranny, sorry man I dont know sheet about tranny's confused confused


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Re: Power windows and squeaky cables... [Re: DiabloGTS] #46656 Sep 20, 11:35am Sep 20, 11:35am
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well, the battery only has like 6K miles on it, it was changed back in april... confused


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Re: Power windows and squeaky cables... [Re: DiabloGTS] #46657 Sep 20, 11:50am Sep 20, 11:50am
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how powerful is the battery?
you don't have a sound system do you or anything?


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Re: Power windows and squeaky cables... [Re: DiabloGTS] #46658 Sep 20, 11:52am Sep 20, 11:52am
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I have a sound system, yes.

I dunno how powerful it is, it's a Toyota stock battery from the dealer.


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Re: Power windows and squeaky cables... [Re: DiabloGTS] #46659 Sep 20, 12:06pm Sep 20, 12:06pm
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maybe you need a high performance battery to handle all the electronics in the car or whatever...especially on a GTS...
idk confused


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Re: Power windows and squeaky cables... [Re: VSGTS14] #46660 Sep 20, 12:32pm Sep 20, 12:32pm
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Originally Posted by VSGTS14
maybe you need a high performance battery to handle all the electronics in the car or whatever...especially on a GTS...
idk confused


sounds right to me, do you run your sound system on without running the car alot..that will decrease your battery power over time too...It wont hurt to try and plus its always better to have better than stock, a good battery is def a mod woth paying for... thumbsup thumbsup+

I would go for the optima red top but if you can shell out another $30 go for top of the line, yellow top. thumbsup thumbsup


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Re: Power windows and squeaky cables... [Re: DiabloGTS] #46661 Sep 20, 1:44pm Sep 20, 1:44pm
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where can I get this battery?

How much would it be for the BEST battery out there, I don't skimp on my baby.


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Re: Power windows and squeaky cables... [Re: DiabloGTS] #46662 Sep 22, 5:16pm Sep 22, 5:16pm
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Originally Posted by DiabloGTS
where can I get this battery?

How much would it be for the BEST battery out there, I don't skimp on my baby.


autozone my friend, Optima yellow top, $99 Red top $140 thumbsup thumbsup thumbsup grin grin


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