audi a4 ..key fob out of ignition dashlights wont turn off

Asked by Jonathan Nov 04, 2019 at 01:36 AM about the 2012 Audi A4

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I have a audi a4 and after removing the key the dashlights wont come off keeps
draining battery ...any ideas ?

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sounds like a problem at the head light switch

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Most likely, it's a short in the module that controls the lights. they use transistors to do the switching and sometimes fail; shorting out. On some cars, maybe yours, the dash lights can stay on due to a defective ignition switch. Check these.

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