08 screw lariat. I have a 2014 Ford Fiesta SE and I had this problem today, thanks for posting. the little lever thing inside does not go all the way down and the senor The radio in my see Max will not turn off even if I turn off the car engine and get out of the car. I removed the fuse and the same fuse controls the heat and air! 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. Copy Images and Movies from Google Glass Using The Terminal, on Ford SYNC with MyFord Touch Radio Won’t Turn Off in a 2014 Ford Fiesta SE, The Lofree Mechanical Keyboard — An Awkward Layout, Model 3 Brakes Squeal When Reversing and Turning in Humid Weather. Thread starter Plowtoy; Start date Jan 30, 2013; Plowtoy Senior Member. Open rear door, pull up scuff plate and rear trim. Does anyone know what fuse to pull to turn it off. 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. I have to disconnect the battery to make sure that I dont need a jump start when I stop the car.. The We have the car at the dealership now to figure it out, as we can’t risk it continuing to happen. BTW: If the doors are locked when the battery dies just unlock the Driver’s door with the key. It completely worked despite their doubts and saved me $300. Your solution saved the dealer from charging me over $200 to reprogram the ACM. The door handle on my drivers side does not open from the outside. Passenger side acts normal (no noise/dinging). Wasn't able to find it. Had to pull this fuse 2 times in past 6 months. If the radio did not shut off, GEM's probably can't cause the RAP to remain on after time-out. Roy – I’m sending you good vibes today. I hadn’t seen this blog post. This would be the case if the radio in your 1988 XJ40 has code. I’ve pulled my #10 Fuse and left it out to see if the problem returns: If it does, it *might* not be the APIM but doesn’t rule it out. It’s the second time it happened to me. you may have a bad connection, loose wire or short to radio. Ford Trucks. I can turn the radio off using the power button but the display still won't go off! I had the same issue with my 2004 f150, removed the door lock assembly and found a bad Now the radio display (not the information screen but the back light on the dash) will not shut off. This is a quick fix. The battery cables are so stuck to their posts i cant get them off without damaging the battery it would seem. 2) the car’s SYNC/Bluetooth features can be disabled to never turn on If your car radio won't turn off, follow these steps to eliminate each potential culprit. You’re awesome. As soon as I opened the door and got in I pushed the radio power button to see if it would still turn on. Pulling the fuse and reinserting will fix it for the time being. Want to say thanks! 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. Come join the discussion about PowerStrokes, performance, modifications, troubleshooting, towing capacity, maintenance, and more! It seems to be limited to HD radio stations. It says in the bottom left hand corner "Entertainment Off" and in the little entertainment square there is a power button, but it does nothing when I touch it. Been to the dealer, they have no clue. The 2012 Ford Focus has 29 problems reported for radio not working properly. I can turn Sync on and off but the screen stays on and gets hot even when the car is off. Will when open passenger door. Thank you so much for providing this solution. The keypad on the out side would not function either. Access to other functions on the touchscreen work fine, just not the radio. It did. Dec 28, 2012. I have ended up just leaving my glove box removed so I can easily access the fuse when it occurs. Different fuse but your instructions got me headed in the right direction. Sometimes after a complete charge overnight, the radio will come on when I turn on the car. It’s been five days since this occurred and the problem has not resurfaced. Personally, since this appears fairly common, it’s for sure a piece of crap software (Sync, which is Microsoft, btw – so this is Ford’s version of a blue screen of death), I doubt spending $700 is going to do anything more than get you the latest version of the software bug! I had just made my last car payment when this happened so I was thinking the worst! Hi Roy… had this problem previously but had gone to Ford to get it fixed..recently had another issue, a cracking or snapping sound under dash which was related to heating/cooling..that got fixed, but issues again with radio not shutting off, and volume not working.. try the doors first. if not, spray all door switches with a good lubricant like wd-40 or pb blaster, open and close doors to loosen up the switches. Does anyone know if a new radio will solve the problem? :angry: Has anyone had this problem? Jump to Latest Follow ... A forum community dedicated to all Ford Diesel owners and enthusiasts. Two months earlier I had the “won’t turn on problem”. I turned the car on and off a few times, opened the door... but it didn't help. After turning off the engine and removing the key, the radio will stay on even after we've gotten out of the car, closed the driver side door again, locked the car, walked away, etc. Anyone have this problem and know a solution?? 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