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Flashing interior lights and power light

After parking my 1998 volkswagon jetta and locking it, noticed that the interior light was flashing on and off. Checked the doors, trunk, none were ajar. Turned on the light. Noticed that the power button for the radio was flashing on and off. What's going on?

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Pull the fuse first, see if that still happening. if not, you need to start to looking for electric short.
get a Hayes book or go to local lib. get a copy of the electric wiring diagram. and start tracing.

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