window regulator woes Electric Life Broken Wires Door Hinge

Phil Rose pjrose at
Tue Jan 3 17:42:46 EST 2006

At 3:43 PM -0500 1/3/06, Peter Schulz wrote:
>Based on my experience, more often than not, lack of illumination on 
>a window switch is due to a burned out LED than a broken wire in the 
>doors...for some reason Audi saw fit to underspec the current 
>limiting resistor in series with the LED in the factory switches.

That's one more thing I ought to do while the handle is apart. I've 
had some replacement LEDs sitting around for a few years waiting to 
be installed-- since at least 2 out of the 4 switches are "dark".


Phil Rose
Rochester, NY
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