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Power windows work intermittently on both our 1988 chevy pickup and our 1999 suburban. is this common or what? is there a simple fix?

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  • rdkorona Sep 11, 2008

    The rear divers side window works intermittently. Any ideas on what could be the problem ?

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If you all have not already solved the problem here is my experience with the same probleem. If all windows began to work intermittently and you can control all from the drivers side door panel it is often that switch panel that has gone bad and needs replacing. You can generally find one at a salvage yard inexpensively- this is a relative term as comparedf to a new OEM switch mind you.If the problem is consistent with one door/window it is often that switch that has gone bad. If you are handy with a multimeter you can test the lead going to the motor to ensure that you see the same results on the multimeter as you do in real time connected to the motor. If there is no inconsistency it is possible but rather unlikely that the motor itself is at fault. Motors generally fail all out or within a very short period of time once displaying any symptoms. Thanks fo using Fix Ya.

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