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Q: Power window does not go up

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My driver's side power window does not go up.

Hello, there are multiple reasons the window is no longer working. The first thing that you could check is your fuses. if the fuses are good then it could be the window regulator, the window motor, the switch or wiring that has failed. With some simple electrical testing the cause can be found a recommendation can be made. You may need the aid of a mechanic who can remove the door panel and perform some electrical testing. They will be able to diagnose your window to determine what repairs should be made.

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