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When i start my 01 firebird the radio wont come on and the windows dont work, after about 30 seconds they start to work. 2 days ago the power antenna just kept going up and down about 7 times. it seems to only do it after sitting over night.

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With our 2000 Firebird the Door locks also didn't work. A couple of solder joints became loos on a BCM module located under the glove box area inside a plastic case we had to remove. All's good now on ours after resoldering the locations I found on another site.

http://www.fbodyonline.com/how-to-fix-intermittent-windows-radio-and-locks/

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Could be something as simple as a battery and battery cables. How old is battery? Can it pass a load test? Are the cables in good condition? No rust, corrosion and loseness.

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