the window handle is held on with a c shaped ring that is placed on the handle then pushed onto a splined rod with a recess in it to hold it on there is a tool for this but usually it can be pushed off the handle with a screw driver placed between the door panel and the handle the hard part is seeing it to push on one or both ends of the "c" ring to reinstall you simply put it on first then push it in as for the window falling off you won't know what caused it till you get a look at it
yes as long as the doors are the same there is no difference between glass in electric and manuel windows
The window crank will most likely be held on one of two ways. There could be a screw in the middle, or there is a clip behind it holding the shaft.
should be an Allen head or torx screw in the center of the crank.
behind the window crank handle, there is a horseshoe shaped pin, pop that pin off and the crank handle should pull right off.
Their is a special tool to remove manual crank window cranks and it will work for almost any car. You can pick one up at auto zone
Theres a tool that will engage the clip on the back side of the crank, you can find the tool at most auto parts stores.
You would need to remove the window regulator, and the motor. Replace them both and drill a hold through your door panel where the crank will come out.
remove the clip retaining crank to the regulator shaft, this requires a special tool available at most parts houses.
they make special manual window crank removal tool but you can use a screwdriver its kind of tricky though.you local parts store will have one and they will show you how to use it if you buy the tool its a breeze.and you wont damage the door panel.
with a window crank removal tool.
behind the window crank
Remove the inside door panel of your 1997 Chevy Lumina. Remove the linkage to the window crank. Remove the window crank retaining bolts. Reverse the process to install the new window crank.