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Am I crazy? Windows go down a little when opening the doors right?

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So I just got my car back from the shop where they did a re learn for a problem I was having. It fixed the problem but I feel like it may have caused another.

With the doors not having the top part where a window would normally seat into, I could’ve sworn that whenever you opened the door handle, the window would go down ever so slightly to unseal to let the window open freely. Since getting my car back I’ve realized they no longer do that and when I open the door, it feels like it sticks in the seal as it opens.

Do the windows on the 2nd Gen Outback do this partial opening thing when opening and closing the doors or am going crazy? And if they are supposed to do that, does anyone know how to reset them to do that again?

Thanks in advance.
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I have seen this on some vehicles, but never a Subaru.

Someone replaced a window regulator in one of my BHs, and didn't know what they were doing. They didn't adjust the stops correctly, and it rolls too far up. It pushes through the top of the gusset, and makes the door hard to open. I have to manually roll it down a 1/2" or so (car is not a driver for a few other reasons, when I get to those, I will adjust the window correctly).
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