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Old 07-28-2010
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Window swap

I have a '96 ranger with tints on the driver and passenger windows. My '97 Ranger does not have them. I'm swapping parts and keeping the '96 and very much prefer the non-tinted windows. How do I go about swapping windows from truck to truck?

PS I don't want to strip the tints. I hear that is a royal pain and may not look good. I'd much rather swap the glass out before selling my '97.
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Old 07-29-2010
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pull the door panel off, move window regulator to where you can see the rivets holding the glass to the regulator, drill them out, tilt/rotate glass around until it slides up and out of the door. slide new glass back in same way old came out, put bolts/nuts back in place of the rivets (unless you have a 1/4" rivet gun) and put the door panel back on.
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