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Power window won't come up

Hello, yesterday I rolled down the driver window and won't come up, when I press the switch to go up, nothing happens, but when I press to go down I can here the relay in the door switch going on and off. When I got home I removed the panel and applied 12V directly to the motor, the window came up easily. But now I wont go down or up. So I know that the motor is good and I am thinking If its not the master switch console that is the problem.

Anyone have an idea what the problem might be, before I take it to the garage.
Thank You

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  • Omar Haroun Mar 06, 2009

    More info:
    I didn't mention that after the window incident all the windows are not working now, and the power lock two. When I lock or unlock the door, I hear a relay activating but nothing happens, I checked for fuses everything seems fine. And as I said before when I press to get the driver window down, the is a clicking noise in the master switch console, I know there is a circuit board in it and a relay.

    Thanks for your fast input.



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Sounds like a bad switch to me. If the motor is working with direct voltage applied, you are not getting any power through the switch.

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