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Old 10-08-2012, 01:43 AM
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Mein Auto: E23;E30;E38;E32;E34 +
Check for voltage at the window terminals. Supply to earth; across the element; element earth to body. If you get 12v across the element it is damaged. You might be able to fix it - I have soldered terminals back to the block on the glass - but if the strands are open circuit then you are stuffed.
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