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Left rear power window 2005 Honda Civic goes down but not

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left rear power window 2005 Honda Civic goes down but not up, jumpered the motor and went up ok. Drivers switch and left rear switches do not go up. replaced both, still does not go up. Up grounding must be faulty, is there a breaker on the motor that could cause that?
JA: Have you checked the fuses?
Customer: yes, window goes down but not back up. All other windows work
JA: Are you fixing your Civic yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: yes, removed door panel, jumpered the motor to move the window up. It did. motor OK but no up circuit.
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: already replaced drivers control panel switch and the rear left switch

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Do you have a volt/ohm meter so we can do some testing?

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
I will pull door trim off tomorrow and check for power to the door switch and motor, and raise the window back up by jumpering the motor, as before.
Customer: replied 1 month ago.
i will do this tomorrow and may call back then Chris, depending on what I find with my multimeter testing

Here are the wire diagram for this model

We need to make sure the main switch is sending out ground on the brown and brown/white wires to the left rear switch when neither are being used. If so then see which is not grounded at the LR switch, most likely it is a broken wire in the harness in one of the door jams.

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