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Radio controls work incorrectly

I have had this problem for over a year, but it never occurs when I take it to the dealer to have it diagnosed. The problem is with the volume control on my steering wheel.

On some days, I can press the volume "down" control and my radio volume will increase. On the display it will show the volume going from 13 to 14 and so on, all while I am pressing the volume DOWN control.

On other days, I can press the volume down control and my (preset) radio station will change to another preset radio station. I actually thought I had pressed the wrong key, but I had not, it was the same volume down control giving me yet another problem.

Do you have any suggestions? When it occurs, I cannot get to the dealership (there is only one in my city, on the opposite side of town from where I live) fast enough, before it self-corrects.

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Have you try having the steering wheel controls replaced? if so the problem is in the radio

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