Fixed that by disconnecting and reconnecting the battery cable. Usually, on the XJ40, the radio code is on a tiny tag on the inside of the bonnet. The door handle on my drivers side does not open from the outside. About once a week the radio in our truck won't turn on either by the touchscreen or on/off button. Even the radio won't turn on. 2004 F150 lariat supercrew 2wd. A whole other issue to unlock the door, unless you leave it unlocked. Musings on Random Issues in Tech, Music, and Anything In Between. Required fields are marked *. My 2014 Ford Fiesta has been doing the same thing. 2004 F150 lariat supercrew 2wd. You’re awesome. Want to say thanks! If the radio did not shut off, GEM's probably can't cause the RAP to remain on after time-out. Dec 28, 2012. Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. I knew removing the negative battery cable would reset the radio and solve the problem, but so would removing the radio’s fuse, which would be easier. Wasn't able to find it. Learn More. The radio-based fuses are in the fuse box located behind the glove box. How do I fix? The voice command also won't work. Play with the mechanism that secures the Radio is still working fine; problem has not recurred. Radio won't shut off when the ignition is off & door is open, interior lights won't come on when you open door, power locks don't work, battery goes dead & don't charge back up when truck is jump started, battery is new & mechanic told me altinator was good, these … Yes, it will drain the battery and then your remote will not work to unlock it. Access to other functions on the touchscreen work fine, just not the radio. The battery cables are so stuck to their posts i cant get them off without damaging the battery it would seem. If your car radio won't turn off, follow these steps to eliminate each potential culprit. I pulled the fuse and this killed my radio. Car horn goes off at random times while car is parked with no one near it. :angry: Has anyone had this problem? Had the same issue and your solution worked perfectly. Now the radio display (not the information screen but the back light on the dash) will not shut off. 2) the car’s SYNC/Bluetooth features can be disabled to never turn on As soon as I opened the door and got in I pushed the radio power button to see if it would still turn on. Radio wont turn off Discussion in '2nd Gen - 2003 - 2006' started by dbovine, Sep 13, 2014. Inspection of my fuse show no defect and simple reinstallation took care of everything (like rebooting a computer). The SYNC system rebooted itself and then everything worked fine. RADIO WON'T TURN OFF WHEN KEY IS TAKEN OUT OF IGNITION Today,my radio wouldn't turn off when i took the key out and - Ford 2004 F150 question. I also couldn’t turn down the volume using the volume knob on the dash or the volume buttons on the left side of the steering wheel. Radio should now be off. Thank you so much for providing this solution. Radio won't shut off when the door opens If my site is a value to you, I need your help could you please donate so I can keep this site free to everyone. The original 1988 radio had no code and had CB Channel 19 built into the receiver. Thank you for taking the time to post this. Where does one buy a radio fuse? I’m so very glad it helped, and I’m especially glad that you didn’t have to fork money over to Ford for the repair. I had even contacted my Ford dealership and made them aware of how you suggested the fix. Every time I start the truck the radio/music starts up. BTW: If the doors are locked when the battery dies just unlock the Driver’s door with the key. The Bluetooth wouldn't work either. Thank you so much for posting. (Page 1 of 2) Thank you so much for publishing this and saving me so much time and money. Will when open passenger door. Would it be the same for a 2014 Fiesta Titanium and I have more then a #10 fuse behind my glove box. Your explanation was easy to understand and follow. You should be able to narrow down, and even fix, the source of the problem by following these instructions. the little lever thing inside does not go all the way down and the senor I’m trying to fix this issue on my car. ?Timing issue in the software? Opening the passenger side door will turn off the radio. I don’t know if it’s related, but I was turning off the radio at the same time I was opening the door to get out. Well, I just had the opposite problem...the radio wouldn't turn on! try the doors first. 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