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None of power windows work, no noise or movement. Switched…

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None of power windows...

None of power windows work, no noise or movement

Mechanic's Assistant: Have you checked the fuses?

Switched with another fuse and no change

Mechanic's Assistant: What is the model/year of your Buick?

03 rendezvous

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your Rendezvous yourself? What have you tried so far?

Fuses thus far and yes myself

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Buick Mechanic: Mike V., Auto Service Technician replied 3 months ago
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Buick Mechanic: Mike V., Auto Service Technician replied 3 months ago

Do you have a test light?

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Customer reply replied 3 months ago
no
Buick Mechanic: Mike V., Auto Service Technician replied 3 months ago

Ok, can you check the window lock button first and make sure it's not been pushed by mistake?

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Customer reply replied 3 months ago
no it hasnt
Buick Mechanic: Mike V., Auto Service Technician replied 3 months ago

Ok, if the fuses are good, then either the master switch is bad, or the power wire to the switch is broken. This is the yellow wire at the switch. Without a test light I am not sure how you would test it. Sometimes the wire breaks between where it comes out of the car and into the door. You could try looking at the wiring to see if it's the issue. If the wire looks good and not broken then replace the switch and it should solve the problem for you.

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Customer reply replied 3 months ago
I replaced the switch and none of door switches work,
Buick Mechanic: Mike V., Auto Service Technician replied 3 months ago

That points to a problem with the wiring harness to the switch then. You will have to pull the cover off the wiring harness to check for broken wires. This is common as they get older because the wires are flexing a lot.

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Customer reply replied 3 months ago
ok. I will check it,
Buick Mechanic: Mike V., Auto Service Technician replied 3 months ago

Sounds good.

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