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2005 Chevrolet Colorado 1SB LS Z85 Crew Cab 126.0 WB

2005 Chevrolet Colorado
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Rear Wheel Drive, Crew Cab
21 mpg city / 26 mpg hwy
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January 3, 2014, 1:51 pm

Danny H

Question: How to re-program door locks and power windows?

I replaced a battery in a 2005 chevy colorado, now the power door locks and drivers side power window doesn't work. Why? How do I fix them?

January 8, 2014, 5:42 pm

Ron W
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This is a common issue for your vehicle. The simplest thing to do is disconnect the battery. Leave it disconnected overnight then reconnect it in the morning. It most cases that will reset the BCM and should resolve the issue. If it doesn't, you may need a shop with a scan tool to reset the system.

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January 9, 2014, 8:57 am

Danny H

Thanks Ron W. I found this solution at another forum website a couple days ago.. It worked.

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