Why would the parking and dash lights come on when '97 Aerostar is turned off and key is removed?
In my experiences with Aerostars, your "problem" is actually a feature. It is a safety measure to ensure that you can see to your destination without tripping on things if they shut off after let's say 3-5 minutes it is just a feature to ensure your safety. Reading the owner's manual or investing in a Haynes Repair Manual will further investigate this "problem" and give you a solution.
make sure your dash light dim control switch is not turned all the way up. they are usually found in the dash on the drivers side or on the same control as the headlights. see your owners manual for further information. Usually, instrument panel lights ["dashboard lights"] are turned on and off WHEN the headlights or parking lights are turned on or off. Since the head lights and tail lights are NOT powered through the…
After replacing all four grounds and headlight switch why would parking lights go off when headlights are on?
That's how 1964 1/2 thru 1967 Mustangs lights are designed to operate.. when the headlamps are turned on the amber parking lights are turned off. That was changed sometime in 1967-68 so that the amber parking lights remain on when the headlamps are on.. It is possible to install a later model (1968) type headlight switch and wiring if you really want the parking lights to remain on when the headlamps are on however. Electrical…
How do I unstick brake lights and back lights and third rear light on my 1993 Subaru impreza The lights continue to stay on after car is parked and engine of turned off?
The parking lights may stay on because the headlights have not been turned off completely. If the car is parked, the key is out of the ignition, and the headlights are turned all the way off, the issue is in your electrical system. It will need to be taken to a mechanic to be tracked down and repaired.
Vauxhall cavalier why do the side lights come on when the car parked and the indicators wor sometimes?
by design the DAY-TIME-RUNNING lights are not intended to be turned off by choice. When you start the 99 blazer with the parking brake on, the DTR lights are off. When you release the parking brake they come on. When you park again and apply the parking brake the DTR lights will stay on, unless you stop the engine and re-start the engine. Since the DTR lights are inter-wired to the regular headlights, they can…
Why would the dash console lights fail to come on when the headlights are turned on on a 1997 Ford Contour?
On a 91 Camry should the brake lights come on as tail lights when you turn on lights or remain out until brakes are applied even if lights are turned on?
What is causing your parking lights to flash when the car is turned off on my 1999 Oldsmobile aurora?
How does the daytime running lights on a 2001 volkswagon jetta operate Can the Daytime Running Lights be turned off manually?
Have not tried any trouble shooting other than making sure the car would start. Backed it out of the garage & drove a few feet before parking again in driveway. Have not driven further than that since Wed PM & I am fairly sure that all lights turned off when I parked it then. Just noticed that they were on last night.
What is the likely cause of taillights and license plate lights remaining on after shutting off the lights and removing the key on a 2003 Forester?
07 Impreza running lights wont go off when car off unless fuse taken out. Running light headlight switch not turned on Rear lights psgr side running light and parking stay on Drvr sidedontstayon?
Yes! Pilots are very careful about their night vision, and you -will- upset them if you put your headlights in their eyes. This is not to say that you should turn all your lights off though. You should have your parking lights on, as well as turning on your four-way blinkers (hazard lights) whenever driving on the airport ramp.
you have bad contact in ground cable of the brake lights You might also like to check that there has not been a bulb replacement lately that uses a single contact in a double contact socket. This would have the effect of shorting the brake and tail light inputs and thus turn on ALL lights when brakes are applied or the parking lights turned on.
What would cause the interior lights to stay on despite the door being closed the car door open and the keys removed on a Pontiac Grand Prix GT '97?
The light switch is located at the left-most position on the dash. Turning the knob clockwise will light the parking lights on the first detent and the headlights when turned all the way. By leaving the switch turned all the way on when shutting off the vehicle will result in the lights remaining lit for 30 - 45 seconds. In this case they will re-light when the car is re-started.
If the Explorer is running engaging the parking brake is supposed to turn the daytime running lights off , otherwise the daytime running lights are supposed to shut off when the engine is shut off . I have a 2004, Eddie Bauer Explorer. On the light switch itself, there is a selection to turn on or off the day lights, as well as the extended, courtesy lights after ignition is turned off.