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Ford Edge Power Window Motor Replacement Guide
How to remove the door panel and replace the power window motor in a 2007, 2008, 2009 or 2010 Ford Edge CUV.

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Ford Edge Door Panel
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Two screws - Outer Edge

This automotive "how-to" guide was specifically written to assist owners of the first generation (2007, 2008, 2009, 2010 and possibly also the updated 2011, 2012, 2013 & 2014) Ford Edge CUV in replacing a faulty or burnt out power window motor.

Owners of other Ford, Lincoln or Mercury vehicles such as the Taurus, Fiesta, Fusion, Focus, Mustang, Flex, Ranger, F-150, Escape, Explorer, Expedition, MKZ, MKX, MKS, MKT, Navigator, Milan, Mariner, Mountaineer, Grand Marquis & Town Car may also find this guide to be helpful.

If one of the power window motors in your Ford Edge suddenly stopped working, the most common causes are a burnt out motor, a broken regulator, a faulty switch or a blown fuse.

The only tools needed to complete this procedure are a Phillips head screwdriver, a 7/32 socket with ratcheting wrench and a Torx T-15 screwdriver.

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Two Inner Edge Screws
To access the power window motor in a 07-10 Ford Edge, you'll first need to remove the door panel.

This guide covers removing the front passenger door panel, but the procedure should be very similar if not identical for the other doors.

First use the Phillips head screwdriver to remove the two screws on the outer edge of the door, the two screws on the inner edge of the door, and the two screws on the bottom lip of the door panel.

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Door Handle Screw Cover
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Screw Behind Door Handle
Next, pop off the round plastic screw cover that hides the Torx T-15 screw just above the interior door handle.

Remove the screw with a size Torx T15 screw driver. A small flathead screwdriver may also work if you don't have any Torx tools.

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Torx T-15 Screw
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Screw In Armrest Storage
The last fastener that has to be removed is a small screw located in the storage cubby hole in the door's armrest. Use a size 7/32 socket on an extension piece to unscrew it.
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7/32 Socket
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Remove 7/32 Screw
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Two Lower Lip Screws
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Pop Out Handle Trim
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Door Handle Trim
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Pull Off Power Connector
Now that all of the screws have been removed, you can pop out the trim piece around the door handle and disconnect the power door lock switch's power connector.
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Power Door Switch
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Plastic Snap Rivets
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Pry Up Lower Panel
Move to the lower edge of the door panel and pry it up with a flathead screwdriver or just pull on it with your hands.

If necessary, you might need to use an automotive panel pry bar tool.

The white plastic snap rivets should be relatively easy to pull out.

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Power Window Switch
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Armrest Trim Removed
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Disconnect Power
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Make sure that all of the plastic snap fasteners at the bottom are free and gently pull up on the door panel to remove it.

Be careful to not bend the door lock stalk at the top of the door panel.

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Lift Panel Up & Off
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Door Panel Removed
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Torx T-20 Screwdriver
To remove the power window motor, you'll need to unscrew three Torx T-20 size screws.

Then lift the motor away from the door panel. Try not to twist the motor when removing it so that the window does not slide down or get forced up.

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Three Torx T-20 Screws
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Window Motor Removed
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Window Regulator Gear
The old motor will still be attached to the power cable. To release the power cable, pinch the black plastic "V" and pull the power connector away from the motor. To purchase a new motor, I'd recommend checking out eBay first, then online parts stores and a dealership as a last resort.
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Motor Power Connector
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Pinch Connector & Remove
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Window Motor Removed
For more of my related automotive how-to guides, click on the following links: Ford Edge Headlight Bulbs Replacement Guide, Ford Edge Front Brake Pads Replacement Guide, Ford Edge Cabin Air Filter Guide, Ford Edge Engine Oil Change Guide, Ford Edge Rear Brake Pads Replacement Guide, Ford Edge Tail Light Bulbs Replacement Guide, Ford Edge Door Speaker Replacement Guide, Ford Edge Key Fob Battery Replacement Guide, Ford Edge Fog Light Bulb Replacement Guide, Ford Edge Rear Wiper Blade Replacement Guide, Ford Edge Overhead Map Light Bulbs Replacement Guide, Ford Edge Vanity Mirror Light Bulb Replacement Guide, Ford Edge Rear Dome Light Bulbs Replacement Guide, Ford Edge Cargo Area Light Bulb Replacement Guide, and Ford Edge License Plate Light Bulbs Replacement Guide.

Check out all of my 2007-2010 Ford Edge DIY Repair & Maintenance Guides.
 

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