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2012 Volkswagen Passat S 4dr Sedan 2.5L Manual PZEV

2012 Volkswagen Passat
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Front Wheel Drive, 4 Door Sdn, Mid-Size
21 (Est) mpg city / 32 (Est) mpg hwy
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December 16, 2010, 11:06 am


Question: Power windows and door locks

My power windows and door locks keeps going out. I pull the fuse out, then put it back in and it works for about a day or so. Can you tell me what's wrong? Also, is there a diagram that shows which fuse (amp) should be used for each area in fuse box?

December 20, 2010, 10:27 pm

Richard W
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That is a hard problem to find. By removing the fuse you must e resetting a module. With the new computer systems when a curcuit take to much power to operate it will shut it down. SO you will need to find out which door lock or windor motor is taking to much power. On the fuses. Yes there is a manule for telling you what size fuses goes where. But you will have to buy a manule from Alldata or your local auto parts store.

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