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Electric rear quaterlight window does not return when the convertible roof of the car is closed

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  • 44Jag Jan 25, 2009

    None of the electric windows in my 1980 Jaguar XJ6 work- a fuse?

  • Anonymous Mar 28, 2014

    For the third time in two months, the RDM (roof/door module) has quit. Symptoms are no electric windows, no AC compressor, no top retract, and no rear cover release. Need to know where else to look to find what's knocking this unit out.

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On my 1990-XJS, one of the quarter windows did not come up: with the help of the "Electrical Guide", Fig. 29-1/-2 I was able to fix it. In your case, if only one of the 2 windows does not go down, then it can't be the fuse but most likely the culprit is the "down" relay for each of the 2 quarter windows, located under the luggage compartment floor at the driver's side (there are six "Change-over relays" all together). It is unlikely that the ECM is involved because again, it would affect both windows.Yes, like anything else on a Jaguar, it involves some WORK. To help you further, I'd need more details.
I have been able to maintain two similar Jaguars for 12 years with good results, and might be able to help you further.,

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