Date: Sun, 05 Nov 2000 15:12:08 GMT
From: fristnopsamnet (Ramsey Frist)
Subject: Re: 9000 CS Drivers Window has a mind of its own

In article <01c032c0$ef070c20$759c86cbnopsamn>, "Roman Rybak" <> wrote: > I've recently bought a '94 9000 CS. I'm rapt with the car but the drivers > side window will intermittently open of its own accord while I'm driving. > > The window will close while pressing the switch, but as soon as you take > your finger off the button it opens again. After fighting with it for a > while it begins to behave again. > > Can someone advise where should I look to fix this problem? Should > investigate the window switch in the centre console? > It sure sounds like the "switchpack" in the center consul. Some time back I had a similar problem and I was dissappointed to find that one is expected to replace the whole switchpack and not the individual switches as in the old 900s. After putting out about $200 for a new one to make sure the windows were operating I did manage to pry the old pack apart and I discovered that one can clean the contacts with sandpaper and reassemble the pack. Now I have a spare switchpack. Do this over a table because all the little brass rockers will fall out when you open the pack. It is pretty obvious how things fit together. Take you time and be gentle in prying open the box so you don't break any of the little plastic catches. It is designed to snap together and not to take apart. Good luck, R. Frist

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