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New battery in 06 mazda 6

Power windows on passager side with not work from drivers side, can you help

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  • Anonymous Nov 27, 2008

    pass. window won't work from drivers main switch

  • photosail Dec 22, 2008

    power windows on passeger side with not work from drivers side, can you help me I wondered why this suddenly happened


  • dran2686 Jan 03, 2009

    same problem

  • JoeJoe420 Jan 07, 2009

    Same problem, then the battery went completely dead

  • Anonymous Feb 17, 2009

    Battery went dead, can't roll down passenger window from driver side controls and also the automatic roll down/up has stopped working

  • anyman2007b May 05, 2009

    same problem here, only click click noise when I turn try to start the car, passenger window could not be rolled down from driver control

  • Anonymous May 06, 2009

    I have the same problem in my Mazda 6s.. engine was starting slower and slower over a few days then the battery went completely dead. My passenger side wdw will not roll down with the driver side button. I put in a new battery but was suspicious about the switch, that it possibly drained the other battery. Im taking in to the dealer before the warranty expires, have 48,000 mi now. Has anyone found out if im correct yet?? Thanks!

  • sprengerprop May 06, 2009

    Okay the non working switch for the passenger side wdw does not seem to be related to the battery dying. Apparently you have to reset the power wdw switches after you remove a battery ( just as usename "wzbo" suggest ) you can find the instuctions in the owners manual on page/section 3-23. The Mazda 6 seems to have poor grade battery life and without much notice, the car will begin to start slower and slower in just a few short days until you will only hear clicking noises as the battery is completely dead. The batt test will return only about 90 cold cranking amps, it should be 590 indicating a bad cell. The vehicle warrenty will only pro rate the battery, about $20.00 but the dealer will want approx $115 for the battery, might be better off just buying a good battery elsewhere for about 70 bucks.

  • sprengerprop May 06, 2009

    typo.. sorry, the instructions are actually on page/section 3-25

  • Anonymous Mar 24, 2014

    just bought this 2005 mazda6 drivers side window will not go up or down. the other 3 power windows are fine.



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1. Turn ignition switch to "on" position.
2. Open passenger window completely from passenger side window switch.
3. Close passenger window completely from passenger side window switch, and hold switch for an additional 2 seconds.
4. Turn ignition back to "lock" position.

That's it. Works like a champ. And here you thought it was more than just a battery dying....I did.

Posted on Jun 10, 2009

  • al29529 May 12, 2012

    This worked for me on both passenger front and passenger rear windows. Many thanks!


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2006 MAZDA 6 Owner's Manual, Page 3-25. If you need more, email me.

Posted on Aug 12, 2008

  • John H Jul 30, 2012

    hey man i had the same driver window works now but the pass still does not



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