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    My radio started to cutout the other day and then it went off completly. When i restarted the car the multi info display didn't come on and theres no life in the car phone and no lights on the steering wheel buttons. The multi info display has come on today but wont do anything, i cant select any options and the telephone is missing from the options on display and there is still no radio or lights on the steering wheel.

    I've checked all the fuses and all seem to be ok and now i'm stumped.

    Any ideas???
     
     

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    Did you check the fuses in the boot?
     
     

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    No i didn't, where are they hiding too then?
     
     

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    Quote Originally Posted by matt_pc View Post
    No i didn't, where are they hiding too then?
    drivers side behind the pull down panel, where the battery is
     
     

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    Brrrrrr its cold out there, they all look ok. I'll double check the ones inside the car tomorrow.

    I dont know if its related but a few weeks back the display wouldn't come on but the radio still worked, when it did come back on it was like it had reset itself back to the default colours
     
     

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    I have heard of the ignition switches causing problems, I will try looking into it for you
     
     

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    Thanks Ronnie
     
     

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    I've double checked the fuses in the glove compartment, drivers side pocket and in the boot and all are ok.
     
     

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    There's a fuse on the rear of the radio that you should check, see here for some pics of the rear http://tinyurl.com/6549gv
     
     

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    I have the one like in the pic, is the fuse still there?

     
     

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