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Spilled drink on driver door, now passenger window stuck down

My husband spilled his tea, to avoid accident, on the driver side door, the next day the door locks keep clicking, and the driver window would randomly go up and down, and there was a sizzling noise. this lasted about a hour. Then everything worked fine. three days later, the passenger window would not go up.... and still hasnt. Any suggestions? How hard is it to get to the electronics, 1 screw? or the whole door dissembled? better off taking it to the dealership?

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  • smittercritt Feb 23, 2009

    thanks, I removed the entire master switch and gave it a bath... let it dry overnight, and the window went back up.

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Maybe its not to late?what alot of people dont know is BABY WIPES is the answer; lets start at the drivers door it all started here if you can get the buttons popped up out of the panel and give them a good cleaning with baby wipes leave out for 5/6hours to dry.replace.allways remember the drivers door resets all doors.If your happy put everthing back into position.then with car running .pull the switch ie;drivers window switch to auto up,this should reset all windows.If it fails keep trying.it will work in time .adrian

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