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    need your help folks , just bought a wee compact ,its a 1999 V plate 1.9L . when i took my keys out earlier the clock in the centre consul
    and odometer / mileometer have stayed illuminated . the keys are out , steering lock on . car all locked and deadlocked but these two stay lit up.. any suggestions ? im thinking of a worn ignition barrel , any1 had a similar problem ? thanxx
     
     

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    have you tried pulling the fuse
    then put back

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    funnily enough no,never even thought of doing that.. too dark to do it now, but il give that a go in the morning. thanks larry
     
     

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    no problem welcome to the forum

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    cheers dude , hope to hang around like a bad smell . i owned a e36 saloon many many moons ago , its like a wee trip down memory lane with this compact..
     
     

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    you need to put pic up

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    il get some pics up shortly , pulled various fuses and still the same , its as if the ignition is stuck in position 1 even though the key is removed.. gonna disconnect the battery and see if it resets it
     
     

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    can a mod ploease close this thread . gonna start another . cheers
     
     

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