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My 1996 Audi wagon, sometimes when it is not running the sunroof&/or passenger window will open, and the battery drains,what do you suggest or diagnose?

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Computer has glich ???the control function for the key also opens the windows and roof if fitted ,and something is activating this now their is most likely a sensor that recieves the signal from the key and most likely cause is this sensor.but where it is in the vehicle i havent a clue if you activate this then listen for the relay thats being operated to perform these functions then just remove it and see if windows still open,if they do then problem solved but if they dont then take vehicle to dealers who will have appropiate software.

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