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    Some time ago I had a check safe error on my CID and the vx dealer diagnosed it as a faulty rear side window (vectra estate). The other day I had to take the boot trim off to find the wires that I presume should be connected to the window (they are on the other side) have instead been connected directly to a fuse.

    Am I correct in thinking they have done this as they havent fixed the problem?

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    yes basically they have just connected the 2 wires with a fuse so the car thinks the circuit is fine

    bit of a bodge to be honest !!!!

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    Yes, so that system no longer works mate, so in affect you could break the side glass and reach inside without the alarm going off.

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    which could also have implications on your insurance in the event of a claim.

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    Cheers as always for your replies.

    I will get it sorted ASAP

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