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Old Nov 10th, 2005, 05:11 PM
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Boot/Bonnet Light Constantly On

Any ideas? I have tried slamming the boot and bonnet shut but it just wont go out!!!
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Probably faulty sensor, although mine has a habit of not shutting properly, the parcel shelf can also get in the way. If the boots defo shut tho its probably faulty, take it to the nearest dealer.

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Thanks, managed to get it to go out now, is the boot usually an issue to shut properly? Only collected the car today.
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Thanks, managed to get it to go out now, is the boot usually an issue to shut properly? Only collected the car today.

The boot is quite heavy so needs a good slam to shut it properly. My friend, who is a Ford owner , got something from my boot and then thought they had shut it properly. The next morning after a night of heavy rain, I got in and started up - yes the boot light open indicator was on - did I move fast or what? Jumped out to make sure my boot wasn't flooded ..... relief, all was ok and my friend lived to see another day!
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