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#1 (permalink) Old 08-09-2011, 03:26 PM
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Before, this was an intermittent issue on my 2003 KIA Sorento LX - Now it's not working at all - No Fog light, no parking lights. Reverse ok and Brake lights come up when pressed. Can anyone please advise what can be the issue.

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Have you checked your fuses? I would start looking there.
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my fog lights (dealer option, not factory) worked for the first two years & then no one could ever wire them properly... I tore them out & they are currently available for trade or sale (shameless plug, LOL)

I had dash lights that would intermittently flicker or just go out all together for a week or two & then come on & be fine for a while. there was a point where I was driving home from college classes & as soon as I merged onto the interstate, I would set the cruise control & check the speedo with a pen light just to make sure I was around the speed limit.

my center dome light was changed twice by dealer & went out both times... still works when I press "on" but wont work with the "door" setting. I have just learned to live with it.

my clock slowly degraded ~ losing time gradually, then just showing 1 o'clock, or 12 ... then just being out all together. then one day for two days straight when I pulled into work each morning I noticed it showed the correct time (verified with cell phone)... now it's back to not working.

every once in a while the back light on my fan blower selector (one closest to driver) will go out, but if I press on the knob at a slight angle, it usually comes back on...

I'm sure i'm missing some, but I have come to ignore a lot of little issues, since it drives fine (Knock on wood) & it's paid for. the only time my marker / headlights / turn signals / tail or brake lights failed to work were when bulbs were blown.

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my center dome light was changed twice by dealer & went out both times... still works when I press "on" but wont work with the "door" setting. I have just learned to live with it.
Probably your diode. Use the search and you will find it.
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Finally had the Clock Spring replaced - parking and fog lights working fine now. But had a new issue afterwards...SRS dash lights came up permanently - had it scanned and cleared - it's gone now - hope it's fixed for good....
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Anyone knows the bulb type/model for the Fuel and Temp gauge inside the panel - it's an intermittent issue - comes up only after driving like 20 to 30mns..weird - I can actually buy and get them fixed... of maybe so help to know the reason of this issue. Thanks
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airbag lights came up again..... - anyone knows what are the points that can be checked for this issue ? Please help - thanks.
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