Electrical problem with dashboard
2009 Ford Fiesta 1.3

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Barry
Driver
1 points

Problem added: Jan 20, 2021 (1 month ago)
When the car is locked, the lights on the dashboard stay on and won't go off. When I am driving, the warning light claiming the boot is open

Car details
Car: Ford Fiesta
Variant: 1.3
Model Year: 2009
Category: Electrics, ECU, Warnings & Lights
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whittingehame
Legend
17,486 points

Jan 20, 2021 (1 month ago)
The lights on dash stay on for a while after locking car , they are on a timer . Probably water in boot lock or damaged wiring at top of tailgate .
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Barry
Driver
1 points

Jan 20, 2021 (1 month ago)
I know they are on a timer, unfortunately the lights don't go off.
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