Driver window and door locks

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MOOSE1262
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  • 2006 CHEVROLET COLORADO
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  • 73,600 MILES
I left my key on in my truck accidently, now that I have jumpstarted the battery, the driver window and the locks do not work, I know there is a way to reset this but I don't remeber how, could you help me with this?
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Monday, December 21st, 2009 AT 4:26 PM

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Tiny
RACEFAN966
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According to Mitchelle it takes a scan tool to go in and relearn the bcm. How ever the widow and lock on not on the same circuit but they do share fuse 21 for power. Also according to mitchelle there is no reset required for battery replacement. Check fuse 21 first and if that is good then you will need to have the bcm scanned to reprogram it.
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Tuesday, December 22nd, 2009 AT 10:28 AM
Tiny
DENNYP
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If the fuse is good, you most likley have a bad driver window switch. I have had many of them go bad after jump starting or battery replacement. There is something inside them that gets a voltage spike and it kills the module.
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Tuesday, February 2nd, 2010 AT 8:24 PM
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SUTTONJOHN
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Mine did the same thing and I had to have the switch replaced. Couple hundred bucks but everything works again
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Saturday, September 15th, 2018 AT 7:47 AM
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JDSACCONE
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Electrical problem
2006 Chevy Colorado Four Wheel Drive Automatic 21900 miles

I was tightening the positive battery terminal clamp and my wrench accidentally touched a piece of metal and sparked.
Since then my automatic door locks won't work either from the door switch or from the remote button.
Also, the driver side window won't work, either up or down, but all the other windows do operate from the driver side switches.
I checked all fuses and they are good and ring out.
Any suggestions?
The engine size is the 5 cyl
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David
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Saturday, September 15th, 2018 AT 7:49 AM (Merged)
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FACTORYJACK
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Does any of the other functions work from the remote, indicating it is at least functional, or are there any other than door locks. It looks like your left front door switch is also the door module. It controls door locks and the left front window only. Try removing the door lock fuse(#21) in the underhood fuse block for a few minutes. This supplies power to the logic portion of the door module. The fuse is good, correct? Also check if it has power to/across it. Since the door locks don't work with either the switch or keyless, I don't suspect a fault with the body control module, which is also the keyless receiver. I am suspecting logic lock on the drivers door module. When you reinstall the fuse it may work. Logic lock does not necessarily indicate a failure of the component, just a tie up, perhaps from a voltage spike due to the shorting of the battery.
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Saturday, September 15th, 2018 AT 7:49 AM (Merged)
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JDSACCONE
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There are no other functions on the remote but door open and lock. I removed the fuse for several minutes and still the power door lock will not function. I do however here a clicking sound near the fuse box when I try to unlock or lock and the horn and lights work when in the lock mode.

Any further suggestions?
David
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Saturday, September 15th, 2018 AT 7:49 AM (Merged)
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JDSACCONE
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Hello
I tried what you suggested to resolve my problem. Still unable to use door locks or front window.
Any further suggestions
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David
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Saturday, September 15th, 2018 AT 7:49 AM (Merged)
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DENNYP
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Do you have a DVOM? If so, do you know how to measure DC voltage with it?
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Saturday, September 15th, 2018 AT 7:49 AM (Merged)
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FACTORYJACK
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If you checked the fuses, you can check power and ground at the window switch. Try disconnecting and shorting both battery cables. This does about the same as before, but on a broader spectrum. After that and still with no success, you will probably need a scan tool to verify inputs are being received by the drivers door module(switch). If the inputs are being received, yet no outputs are being executed, you could have a faulty drivers door module.
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Saturday, September 15th, 2018 AT 7:49 AM (Merged)
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BCAMOREVINO
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I have heard that it is common. Dead battery, have to jump start, now drivers window and power door locks don't work.
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Saturday, September 15th, 2018 AT 7:49 AM (Merged)
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JDSACCONE
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Thank You for your help
David
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Saturday, September 15th, 2018 AT 7:49 AM (Merged)
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KNOWLEDGE IS POWER
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I haven't heard that one myself, but id start with fuses. Those can blow when a vehicle is jumped
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Saturday, September 15th, 2018 AT 7:49 AM (Merged)
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FACTORYJACK
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Is the problems corrected?
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Saturday, September 15th, 2018 AT 7:49 AM (Merged)
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JDSACCONE
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Been real busy at work. No time to trouble shoot the problem further as you suggested. I will investigate this weekend.
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David
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Saturday, September 15th, 2018 AT 7:49 AM (Merged)
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We appreciate your donation and look forward to helping you in the future. Thank you
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Saturday, September 15th, 2018 AT 7:49 AM (Merged)
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JAMES ZUMWALT
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Have the following issues with my 2006 Colorado, fan only works on high- looked at the plug and is burnt; fan making loud whinning sound; temp control **** only works in red or hot area. What do I need to look for in correcting the issues.
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Saturday, September 15th, 2018 AT 7:49 AM (Merged)
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DAVE CAMPBELL
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I have 2005 Chevy colorado I cleaned battery posts now drivers window will not work & door locks wont work either 3.5 engine auto trans. Drivers window not working
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Saturday, September 15th, 2018 AT 7:49 AM (Merged)
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ASEMASTER6371
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The bcm lost its memory. You most likely will have to have it reflashed to bring them back on line

Roy
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Saturday, September 15th, 2018 AT 7:49 AM (Merged)
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DAYTONSCOTT
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The resistor is blown in the heater control were that burnt harness plugs into. GM should charge roughly 70 for parts (resistor and harness) and about 180 for labour.
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Saturday, September 15th, 2018 AT 7:49 AM (Merged)
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James was the answer from daytonscott helpful for you?
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