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Power windows and raideo cut in and out at the same time

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  • Matt Sep 14, 2010

    The window controls are in between the seats right? And does the radio cut out when you work the window button or vise versa?

  • ronjerriambe Sep 15, 2010

    if i hit a bump in the road they both just stop working ,hit another bump and they start working again and so on and so on. it has done this for about 6 months but latley it has gotten worse and worse. thanks

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First, check all fuses and make sure that they are all good. And make sure when you put them back in that they are nice and snug in there ports. If this fails to make a difference, take your radio out and check the connections on that making sure no wires are bad and the ground must be good. If you have an aftermarket radio the ground may have been relocated for install reasons. Im almost certain that its a loose connection. If not you might be looking to replace or repair the BCM (body control module) I believe the radio and windows share the same circuit on the BCM and it is possible that solder points got hot and cracked slightly. I bet you will find the problem with the wires on the radio though. Contact me before you move on to anything other than checking wires and connections if you want. If this helps please rate answer accordingly. Thank you

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  • BuzzieTN Sep 23, 2010

    We've got a 97 Camaro (6 cyl.) with the same problem. Sometimes pushing the door locks on and off will bring back the radio, but not always. Also, the problem is MUCH worse in the hot summer and I don't remember it happening in the cold weather. I hope we can figure this out. In the last 3 months a 2 year old Diehard has lost enough voltage so the car wouldn't start, 3 different times so far, although it will always take a charge then start later. BuzzieTN (srepetti@palminc.com)

  • noizviolatio
    noizviolatio Jan 18, 2013

    Pretty sure it's the BCM. How do you remove the plastic pop rivets located under the dash by the firewall without breaking them? massivedubstep@yahoo.com

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