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Power windows not working properly 2000 Buick Century

The rear power windows would not return to the raised position. We manually returned the windows to the raised position and disconnected them about 6 months ago. Last week the drivers side window lowered either by an accidental touch or without a touch at all and continued to slowly lower without touch. The motor by sound was working but it did not raise the window. Upon inspection it is not holding in the raised position. It has been rigged up with a brace holding the window in a raised position. ANY IDEAS on how to repair this problem?

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    The window lowers each time the key is turned to on. After 8 seconds the window can be raised, but not lowered until another restart is initiated.

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Your need to replace the window door motor and regulators. I have had this same problem in my Buick with 3 of the door motors with regulators having to be replaced. The Buci dealership wanted $450 to fix them. But I bought them at Oreilley Auto Parts for $150 and it comes with a lifetime warranty which I like in case it happens again.Then I got a mechanic on the side to put it in for $50. So I saved some money.

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Replace the window regulators.

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