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    could someone please tell me how you open the door switch to clean contacts the window on passenger side don't work thanks.

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    If you haven't got it out the door, then it's just a case of using a very thin bladed screwdriver, or similar, to gently pop it out of the door panel. May well be worth using an old rag to protect the surrounding rubberised finish from damage.

    Once you have the switch out, it's just a case of very carefully prising the sides of the switch out very slightly in order to disengage the little retaining clips/lugs that hold it all together. It's a wee bit fiddly to do, but not too bad.

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    its out the door will have a go thank you mate.

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    not forgetting the two screws

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    No worries. As I say, it can be a wee bit fiddly to disengage all the clips and get both sides loose without one side popping back in again. If you have a go you'll probably see what I mean!

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    Quote Originally Posted by marc vectra sri View Post
    not forgetting the two screws
    Fair point. They don't all have screws though, depends on the switch you have.

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    miss read it's the passenger one lol

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    Quote Originally Posted by coolcat View Post
    could someone please tell me how you open the door switch to clean contacts the window on passenger side don't work thanks.
    here you go mate
    http://www.vectra-c.com/forum/showth...-Window-Switch

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    all done simple thanks lads.

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