2011 kia optima; suddenly the radio won't go on except it flickers on for a few seconds; the light around the ignition key flickers every few seconds as do some of the other dashboard lights; there is an audible clicking noise with each flicker

Asked by Jul 01, 2013 at 12:39 PM about the 2011 Kia Optima EX

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

2011 kia optima; suddenly the radio won't go on except it flickers on for a few seconds; the light around the ignition key flickers every few seconds as do some of the other dashboard lights; there is an audible clicking noise with each flicker

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sounds like a bad connection or relay issue.

u have a big probleme, i have it now, with my pushbuttom hybrid kia optima

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