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When starting car, it turns once, stops turning, then keeps turning and usually starts. On occasion, the power windows stop going up. wait a couple of seconds and it goes up a little more. Usually takes two or three times before it goes all the way up. Can it be the battery ??? Please advise and thanks !!!

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Well you should inspect the charging and starting systems although the windows are not part of the starting issue... two different problems

Posted on Dec 30, 2013

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as odd as this may sound its a power (electrical) problem check the battery the alternator and the cable coming off of the alternator my car does this when there is not enough current to (something?) lol.... so check all those thigs and report back

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I have the same vehicle, and had the same problem. I took it to my mechanic, and after all of the codes were read we replaced the Ignition Control Module, then the Crankshaft Position Sensor.

It runs just fine now.
Best bet would be to have someone hook up the code reader. The car will tell you what it needs(not specifically, but it'll tell you where to look).


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Posted on Dec 12, 2008

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could be the O2 sensors

Posted on May 06, 2009

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