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I just replaced the battery in my girlfriend's 2011 Grand…

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I just replaced the...

I just replaced the battery in my girlfriend's 2011 Grand Cherokee and now the interior lights will not shut off at all.

Mechanic's Assistant: Have you checked the vehicle's manual for this?

What exactly would I look for?

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your Grand Cherokee yourself? What have you tried so far?

I've just replaced the battery, and all went well until she started the car tonight and the dome light wouldn't turn off while driving or after exiting the Jeep. I have tried every light setting available, but I have to think it something to do with the battery replacement, since it's never occurred before.

Mechanic's Assistant: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?

I don't think so.

Submitted: 19 days ago.Category: Jeep
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Customer reply replied 19 days ago
My girlfriend fixed the problem last night. Sorry for the inconvenience.
Jeep Mechanic: Chris (aka-Moose), Technician replied 19 days ago

Good job

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