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Discussion in 'A4/S4 forum(B5 Chassis)' started by bouncer117, Nov 19, 2013.

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    [Nov 19, 2013]
    does anyone know what might cause the interior lights (front and rear but not the boot) to turn on by themselves?
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    [Nov 19, 2013]
    Faulty door microswitch?
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    [Nov 20, 2013]
    +1.

    Also worth checking the boot one out as well.
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    [Nov 20, 2013]
    Mine are doing that at the moment on the 1.9.
    You know it's not the microswitch if the footwell lights are off.

    Scan the car and see if there is a crash sensor code.
    I have not looked into it yet, but suspect an airbag module or wiring.
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    I do have a crash sensor code coming up. What does this mean?
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    [Dec 11, 2013]
    I have the same code.
    I suspect it means the module is on its way - but I still haven't had time to look!
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    [Dec 11, 2013]
    Ok can you let me know what you find please as I have no idea what to look for
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    [Dec 12, 2013]
    I'll post when I get any info - but it will be a while as I'm up to my ears at the moment and the 1.9 is the standby car!
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    [Dec 12, 2013]
    I also have this wierd lightning problem, it goes like this: unlocking door - nothing. Opening door - nothing. Ignition on and of again - lights on :) opening and shutting door turns off lights again. And this is constant. I can replicate any day... i conclude that my door lock switches are ok?
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    [Dec 18, 2013]
    Ok no prob any info in the future will be greatly received
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