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SRS light stays on

The SRS light stays on and other items on the steering wheel do not work, the horn, the radio settings, and cruise control. The horn works when locking the car and the radio works independent of the steering wheel buttons.

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    The steering wheel radio and info buttons no longer light up, can they be replaced?



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This is most likely a wiring issue in the steering column.  I advise you not to attempt to repair this on your own unless you are an experienced mechanic.  If you do be very cautious as the airbag wiring runs through there and can be a very dangerous mistake.

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