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I have a 1972 olds cutlass supreme convertible and recently the power windows will only work from the master switch on the driver door panel. The other three switches - passenger front and rears do not work. What might be the cause?

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  • olds1972 Jun 02, 2010

    Answer is acceptable, although I dso not know if it is the solution. I tried to continue the communication, but apparently it was only added as a comment in the block.

  • olds1972 Jun 02, 2010

    I'm going to look around under the hood, but could you tell me where to look?

  • olds1972 Jun 02, 2010

    Can you direct me as to where it is located? At least the relative vicinity?

  • olds1972 Jun 07, 2010

    Sorry, but there is nothing under the hood related to fuses. I removed the 40 amp circuit breaker under the dash that pertains to power windows and all window switches ceased to function. I put it back in and the master panel continues to work.

    Some literature I read suggests other wiring points that may have come loose? Any hints regarding that?


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Hmm blown fuse,, or relay,, check the fuse panel under the hood for fuse labled pwindows

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  • olds1972 Jun 02, 2010

    I did check the fuses in the block under the dash once before, and they all seemed good. I will give them closer scrutiny again. As for any fuses under the hood, I don;t know any exist. There is a main "relay" unit mounted on the center of the firewall near the top. Would it have anything to do with window power?

  • Rishi Roshan Ali Jun 02, 2010

    There is a fuse box under the hood.. Trust me its there..

  • Rishi Roshan Ali Jun 03, 2010

    I am not quite sure exactly where ,, but its a black box,, with a lid that caps on,, no screws,, just lift all it will show up,, Check close to the battery..

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