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2002 Xterra defrost button stuck will not turn on

When I push the rear defrost button, it is stuck and won't go on, nor will it light up to indicate it is on. It's like someone took permabond to it. The aux 12 volt power in the arm console doesn't work in either of its 2 spots.

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you will have to remove the door panel on the inside and if you cant see the retaining bolts there should be a triagle shaped piece of plastic covering the bolts. if this helps please rate joe

Posted on Nov 21, 2008

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Check for vacuum lines under the hood that are loose, off, or cracked. With the engine running, wiggle them around and listen for a hissing sound.

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dealer only ,do what i do and leave a old tape player in car ,no cd and then i leave nothing in the car and dont lock it but i do have a steering wheel lock on the car for good measure .Never a problem then with junkies after their next fix

Posted on Nov 05, 2010

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Do you get any dash lights when you turn the key on? If not, you could just have a dead battery.

Posted on May 27, 2011

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Well if the Battery is good, and you hear a whirring noise, it sounds like you may have a starter issue going on. The best way to verify it is to see if you can get someone to help you by turning the key to try to start it while you lay down on the passenger side of the truck and see if that clicking is coming from the starter. Also try to put a jump to it just in case the battery charge is low. You can tell this by turning the head lights on and trying to start the truck. The lights will go dim.

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