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BXR

03:19PM | 05/07/03
Member Since: 05/06/03
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I live in a detached condo complex in Warren, Michigan, built in November of 1997.

The condo has Anderson windows installed, of the 'crank' type variety - where you crank the windows open and shut.

Recently my bedroom window will crank open all the way, but will not shut all the way - stopping about an inch from closing. Upon examination, it almost seems like the gear is rubbing on something - yet, I don't want to force it closed, in fear of breaking it. There doesn't appear to be anything obstructing the gears.

1. Do you have any suggestions as to what I might try to do to fix it?

2. Do you have any recommendations as to an Anderson window repair dealer close to Warren, MI?

Piffin

04:43PM | 05/09/03
Member Since: 11/06/02
1281 lifetime posts
google for the Andersen(spelled with an E) website and there is a dealer locator as well as links to teck support. I suspct that youmay have slipped a cog link in a high wind.

BTW, this is called a casement window if it hinges on the side and an awning window if the hinge is at the top

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