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Rear defroster My rear defroster isnt working. I checked the fuse and it is not that. I did have a new windshield put in last winter but it worked after that. Do you know what it might be?

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First thing fuse is ok yes? switch light works ? when on ? go to the boot /hatch and lift open on the bottom of door/hatch you may find contacts elec ? and if so these contact other contacts on lower cross panel the door closes onto ? these sometimes get dirty/corroded ? or stick down try rust freeing fluid and clean contacts this may work? if not then use a voltmeter and check power supply from switch to rear screen? hope this helps?

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