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post #1 of 9 Old 07-25-2010, 03:14 PM Thread Starter
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No electricity every once in a while

Once or twice a month I'll hop in my truck start it and I wont have radio or windows, I have to shut it off and turn it back on usually about 5 times to get them back. What can I do to fix this?


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When you loose windows try turning your key back just a smidge towards off and see if it comes back to life. This happens with my parents econoline every now and then.

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This happens to me as well and what i do is just open and close the door a couple times and it usally kicks back on. Would really like to know what the problem is though!!



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agreed..mine does this too..slam the door and it works..or one day i got a better one for you

plugged trailer in..radio was fine, opend glove box radio and windows shut off..closed glove box ..nothing..unplugged trailer worked fine..repeated same issues..then it went away lol hasnt returned since LOL

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Its only the windows and radio that aren't working at that time, are you sure nothing else? Lights, horn or anything else on the accessory circuit?

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it sounds like u have a bad ground
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Happened again today. No radio or windows. Opened and shut the door like 5 times and turned the key back and forth a lot, ended up cranking up the truck and shutting it off about 8 times. Where do I look for the bad ground?


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- Zoodad
- Wicked Wheel (kills MPG)
-4" straight pipe dumps in front of rear tire
- Tuned by Power Hungry Performance
- Cold air
- Custom brush guard/winch mount
- Limo tint
- CB
- JVC head unit
- Warn Hubs
- 6637
- 45k Tru Cool + stock
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Coming soon-
- 16k Warn winch/air compressor
- Leveling springs (WTB!!)
- Tranny build
- Forged rods
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Gem module... Its gotten wet... It will die before too long

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Mine does this also, what is the Gem module?
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