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Has anything after market been added to the vehicle at all like a remote start or alarm system at all?
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My info isnt showing any part numbers or seperations for the harnesses here so it would most likely need replaced as an entire harness assembly which may run through the interior of the vehicle and can be expensive to replace.I would inspect all wires in the harness especially any connections in the harnesses to see if you have any broken or damaged wiring or any loose terminals in any connections or damaged connections needing repaired.Usually this is the cause here when you can tap on the arm rest to get them to come back on temporarily.This usually indicates the harness connection or wiring at fault needing traced,located and repaired to correct this fault.
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