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Author Topic: galaxy drivers window switch problem  (Read 3787 times)

Offline dave49

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galaxy drivers window switch problem
« on: October 17, 2017, 09:18:38 PM »
hi all,got a problem with galaxy front drivers window wont work drivers switch will let passenger window down but not up but drivers window doesn't ever work any ideas to check thanks dave ps I believe this is a common problem with galaxys

Offline Chrispb

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Offline johnnyroper

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Re: galaxy drivers window switch problem
« Reply #2 on: October 17, 2017, 11:00:58 PM »
What Chris said,I would be very surprised if it was anything else causing it.

Offline niall

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Re: galaxy drivers window switch problem
« Reply #3 on: October 18, 2017, 11:26:28 AM »
This Happened my drivers window as well. Turned out that the switch carbon pad had worn out. Even though when I removed the switch it looked perfect and it had continuity across the switch pad, it would not operate the window.
I bought some carbon paint on ebay, painted it on to the pad, and it's worked ever since.





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