Electric windows work for a short time and then stop
2005 Fiat Punto 1.3 punto

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Carl
Driver
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Problem added: Jan 31, 2021 (3 months ago)
When i first start the car the windows work but when i stop and get out they stop working.

Car details
Car: Fiat Punto
Variant: 1.3 punto
Model Year: 2005
Category: Electrics, ECU, Warnings & Lights
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whittingehame
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Jan 31, 2021 (3 months ago)
On most cars if you switch off , take key out and exit the car the windows wont work .
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Carl
Driver
1 points

Jan 31, 2021 (3 months ago)
Replying to post by whittingehame:
On most cars if you switch off , take key out and exit the car the windows wont work .
Sorry but i dont think this is true,the windows should always work asling as the ignition is on,i have never heard ofvthis on other cars before
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whittingehame
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18,699 points

Jan 31, 2021 (3 months ago)
Did you read this " if you switch off , take key out and exit " Ignition is NOT on then .
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Carl
Driver
1 points

Jan 31, 2021 (3 months ago)
Replying to post by whittingehame:
Did you read this " if you switch off , take key out and exit " Ignition is NOT on then .
I know im not thick,what is happening is when i go and switch it back on the windows don't work,thats my probkem
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whittingehame
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18,699 points

Jan 31, 2021 (3 months ago)
With a 15 yr old Punto the possible causes are many . Electric window circuit relays , wiring fault , fusebox fault etc to name a few . Best of luck in finding it .
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