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Old 06-25-2007, 02:59 PM   #1
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E36 rear defroster not working...HELP !!!

My rear window defroster stopped working, when the button is pressed, the light comes on but doesn't de-frost the rear window. I have a 4 dr E36.

Any ideas how to troubleshoot or fix this ??
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Old 06-25-2007, 04:52 PM   #2
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Happened to me last winter.

Check the fuse.
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Old 06-25-2007, 06:14 PM   #3
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Check the fuse, and if it's fine, use a multimeter and check to see if you're getting any voltage to the windows. You could have a break in connection somewhere on the window. You can fix this with a copper pen.
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