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K. Wiggins
K. Wiggins, ASE Certified Technician
Category: Kia
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Experience:  ASE Certified Technician, Associates Degree in Automotive Technology, 15+ years in the trade
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2004 Kia Optima parking lights and dash lights will not shut

Customer Question

2004 Kia Optima parking lights and dash lights will not shut off. Relay good light switch good
JA: Have you checked the fuses? The dashboard bulbs?
Customer: Lights are working they won't shut off is the issue
JA: Are you fixing your Optima yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: Replaced brake lights sw and tail light relays checked all relays and good
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: No
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Kia
Expert:  K. Wiggins replied 9 months ago.

Hello, this means that either the ETACS module is faulty or the wire going to it from the relay is grounded. The module is located behind the radio. I'll post the wiring diagram below. Let me know if I can help further.