Someone said it best, lots of electrical gremlins in this car. figure I did something. I have a 2002 Buick Rendezvous CXL with 46,000 miles on the odometer. I've tried fuses, traced the purple wire front to back with no splice found. did notice radio and odometer shuts off when you open pass. All doors can be closed etc., car plugged in to charge, and the stereo keeps playing. Regardless of year, it's got to have a cellular radio in it. It was the oddest thing, and no matter how much I turned the key on and off, it wouldnt turn the radio off. The retained accessory power for the radio and windows is controlled by the BCM (body control module) Since none of the doors turn off the radio, the problem is not in the door switch, the problem is in the BCM. (For identification purposes, my car has a Ford SYNC with MyFord Touch radio.) It went through a short period of turning off properly, but then went back to not turning off. Page 1 of 2 1 2 Next > Mar 31, 2014 at 12:24 PM #1. jutsinger Junior Member. If the passager door is opened it will not turn off the radio. Maybe check to see whether that JVC radio has a setup mode that allows you to set it up either way: turn power off with key or leave on. And that is with all 95+ models-peace Upon shutting off the ignition and opening the door, the car radio/infotainment system won't shut off. Open rear door, pull up scuff plate and rear trim. if the car works fine without it, cap it off so it doesnt short. Sometimes it turns off, other times it turns off after 10 minutes. Save Share. It seems to be only when we're home too. Also, are you sure it doesn’t turn off? I need to either keep opening and closing the door until it shuts off or restart truck and shut it off again. We own a 2010 Acadia and recently the radio started staying on even after we exit the car. This is driving me absolutely nuts as I am in a parking lot opening and closing the door … Radio stays on after opening driver door 2013 Escape SE 1.6, MyFord (not Touch), 500mi left on bumper to bumper warranty. (RAP) B) The radio immediatly turns off when you shut the car off. And, just the other day the air vents didn't move from defrost to panel when I selected the new position on the dial. Radio will continue to play as long as the driver door is closed. If you're having problems with your Jensen stereo, … Are your interior lights coming on when you open the driver’s car door? I can only open from the inside. I have the same problem. It could still be the radio. Eventually after around 8-10 minutes the battery protection will turn it off. If the passager door is opened it will not turn off the radio. They also can have high-resolution screens and multiple speakers, and many Jensen stereos come with remote control units. It used to shut off once we opened the drivers door. Normally when I turn off the key and open the door, they shut off-- but they have been very intermittent lately. Thank... CarGurus has 123,874 nationwide F-150 listings starting at $1,600. Will when open passenger door. I've done everything! have the radio on turn key off when i open the door the radio should go off but it doen't any info what could be the promblem thanks Please consider whitelisting my site in your ad blocker. That said, it did it again today. Wasn't able to find it. ... how hard is that really annoying to have to open another door to turn off radio etc.. works some times but today not working. (a mechanic who has the same car tipped me off to this). My radio intermittently doesn't turn off when I open the door. Yesterday I drove to Iowa City (85 miles. It looks like the problem may the door "sensor" or the ignition switch. Mark20 Well-Known Member. Turned car off, while still on call, which keeps audio alive. have to open rear door to stop it. The radio and some other electronics aren't turning off when I exit my car. If no, perhaps the switch in the door jam is defective. door closed and allows the door to open. I've tried fuses, traced the purple wire front to back with no splice found. front door. Some cars will allow the radio to receive power when the ignition switch is turned to off for about 10 minutes or until a door is opened. Is there anything else it could be? Click to expand... no alarm, no remote start. My truck has same problem and does not have a Do you have an aftermarket radio in the truck? It flashed its radio light a couple times and stayed off. Stopped at the grocery store on the way home, same thing. We see it all the time. When the car is parked in the garage, the stereo will not shut off. Hey guys! Spent hours looking for the 2-1 purple wire everyone talks Chevrolet equinox radio will not shut off when key removed and driver's door opened. $13 part at Autozone. We tried everything we could think of to turn off the radio. The station would not change. now will not go off when open drivers door but does when open other doors. As Triedaq says “Some cars will allow the radio to receive power when the ignition switch is turned to off for about 10 minutes or until a door is opened.” Most cars do. Use a multimeter, set to measure ohms, to look for a closed circuit on the non-energized relay crossing pins 3 & 5. The dealer first updated the software. won't go off when car turned off and driver door open. radio used to shut off when open any door. Driver's side door will not open after using a Slim Jim. You can try spraying P.B. Currently have 109,500 miles and in the last few weeks we have noticed that the radio doesn't always turn off when the drivers door opens. I moved it way over and then back, and it worked. Reply. We've had a strange issue lately. If so, the installer didnt use the proper “switched 12V” wire to go to. 2017 Ford F-150 Lariat SuperCrew For Sale. ... how hard is that really annoying to have to open another door to turn off radio etc.. works some times but today not working. I have a 2004 Pontiac Grand Am. The radio runs on the retained accessory power, which either times out after 10 minutes or cuts off when a door is opened. wire bundle is If it still hasn't turned off, check if the dome lights turn off when the doors are shut. Any ideas? 07 G6 GTP. A simple pulling of the radio and checking the power leads can point to the true problem. It only turned off when I ejected to faceplate. I'll try the WD-40 fix. Under normal circumstances, the radio will shut off as soon as I open the door to exit. Is there a RAP (retain assy. Sometimes turning it on and off and reopening the door will turn it off. Powered by Discourse, best viewed with JavaScript enabled. I know this is old but in case this helps anyone else, I though I’d post. Many GM vehicles have a system that allows the radio to stay on when you turn the key off, until you open a door. 2004 F150 lariat supercrew 2wd. It used to, but pulled the battery out for some reason, and now it won’t. Some vehicles have one fuse that power all the accessories that require power when the engine is off, including the radio memery. So closed the passenger door, went to the drivers side, (door left open) cycled the key and poof, it went off. ... on our 95 town car , when we open the door the radio stays on .It drains the battery . It’s in the inside cabin fuse box. My Unlock button on my key fob decided to stop working as well. My 2006 Impala radio power does not turn off when exiting car, but will turn off after a few minutes. about. With the battery having been pulled out, it likely went to some default that doesn’t turn it off. Some people, including me, don’t like having the radio on while they drive. wrapped with tape. You can get it fixed or just open the passenger door to turn off the radio. 2010 Acadia. Just bought a car, and when I turn the car off, take the key out of the ignition, and open the car door, the deck will almost always stay on. When car turns off some of the time, the radio, clock, etc. Radio/clock stays on about 10-15 minutes after I turn off the car and open the doors. I have no idea what this means. (It has a factory installed radio with a CD player and a tape player). I've tried fuses, traced the purple wire front to back with Try putting ur finger in the ignition and turn it as you would with your keyfob and see if you can get the dash to power on or turn on the engine. This process relies on a switch in the door jamb that opens when you open the door and closes when you close the door. Some newer cars are designed to keep the radio on until the door is opened. Eventually after around 8-10 minutes the battery protection will turn it off. Is there anything else it could be? Asked by Dfehre Mar 29, 2014 at 10:03 AM about the 2004 Ford F-150 Lariat SuperCrew. Also the clock on the radio had stopped. when i am out of the car, and press the lock button, it turns the radio off… Someone said it best, lots of electrical gremlins in this car. 2003 Ford F150 Lariat, driverside door (only) dings If you need to know where the wire goes, dont just connect it anywhere. Regardless of year, it's got to have a cellular radio in it. I think you need to take your car to a shop that specializes in electrical work. door Jamb Switch, replaced with Standard Motor Products AW-1024 Door or Dorman 901- The radio eventually shuts off after a couple minute's I'm going to try lube on the latch, any other ideas? ... How can I find the factory door code on my 2007 Lincoln town car signature 2 Answers. Blaster or WD-40 into the latch on the end of the door. millerkrx July 5, 2016, 7:30pm #7 I asked the local Buick service manager about the situation. The drivers door latch needs to be replaced. I can manually hit the power button, but the date and time remains on that screen. If it doesnt shut off when you open the door, the cd player has two wires to go to a positive connection. (at least no in the prev gens) With the amount of computer electronics we have, it … Currently have 109,500 miles and in the last few weeks we have noticed that the radio doesn't always turn off when the drivers door opens. no splice found. Radio will continue to play as long as the driver door is closed. They also can have high-resolution screens and multiple speakers, and many Jensen stereos come with remote control units. If the radio turns off after a few minutes, that's normal for your vehicle. 2004 F150 lariat supercrew 2wd. Then open and shut the door completely about 10-15 times. Thank you so much! 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