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Car window doesn't go down automaticly

My battery died and after i jumped the car my window goes up and down but doesn't go down automaticly

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First i would check the owners manual to see if that can be changed with user input. if not then your module might need to be reprogrammed. those settings are stored in the body control module, if the battery went dead the module probably lost the settings and reverted to default settings. you can have your local GM dealer check that for you.

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