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Drivers side window power went out

The power on my drivers side 1998 DeVille went out, it will let down but not up. What do I need to have checked?

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Possible switch problem, and or wiring at door hinge area. All that switch does as far as power to your window goes, is provide it one way for up, and reverses polarity for down. the reason I say wiring, is quite often the harness where the door hinges, gets bent back & forth so much with opening & closing the drivers door especially, that it will sometimes wear through & cause problems.

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I had this exact problem with my Park Avenue and it was the switch in the drivers door. I bought a switch at a junkyard for $5.00.

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