Fog lights stay on.

jerie47
25

Asked by jerie47 Jun 25, 2007 at 05:35 PM about the 2001 Chrysler PT Cruiser

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Fog lights stay on after lights are turned off. Fog lights will go off if turn indicator is placed in left turn position.  Why???

7 Answers

lightGear
23,835

Sounds like you've got some loose or crossed wiring that is causing the lights to stay on even when you shut them off. You may want to remove the fuse for the lights so that your battery doesn't get drained....at least until you figure out the issue.

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goldenturtle
90

A weak area in the Cruiser is the multifuntion switch, Headlamp,turn signal switch is all in one. If you are still under warranty, good, If not, they are not that hard to install.

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littlehorn
31,665

Yes, the multifunction switch is a frequent replacement item. There's a lot going on there, so to speak, and they tend to wear out.

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Jerry Rourke
20

i got the same problem, fog lights still on then off when the left signal was on. now they stay on all the time, had to disconnect the battery and they stayed on!! had to remove the fuse. problem is I have no headlights until i put the fuze back in.

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da3grunt
650

your problem is the multifunction switch, replace it

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Chris Gullicksen
20

Hello, My turn signal glitched out as well on my 03 PT Cruiser so the fog lights would turn on/off as I would touch the turn indicator. Just open the fuse panel under the steering wheel to the left where I noticed the back of the fuse panel indicated that fuse #8 is for the fog lights. Simply pull this fuse and test it out so the fog lights wont give you a dead battery. (test it out after you pull the fuse) Your other option would be to pay to have the signal indicator replaced.

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Jenny Merchant
10

where is the fuse I need to pull on my 2003 pt cruiser

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