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Richard, Jaguar Technician
Category: Jaguar
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Experience:  12 years at a Ford/Lincoln Mercury and Jaguar dealer as technician and shop foreman.
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Replaced drivers door latch assembly and now when locking

Customer Question

Replaced drivers door latch assembly and now when locking vehicle all windows come down.
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Jaguar
Expert:  Richard replied 2 years ago.

Hello and thanks for using

What year and model Jag? When locking it using the key or remote does this or is it when unlocking.

Customer: replied 2 years ago.
XJ8 2000 Sedan 4L Locking with key - don't have a remote.
Expert:  Richard replied 2 years ago.

There is a micro switch in the latch where the rod goes in front the lock cylinder. We need to make sure that it is properly installed. Sounds like the global is activating. When you hold the key to unlock all the windows lower and when you hold it to lock they all will raise.