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Electrical interior lights blink on and off,door locks click,door ajar light flashes on dash,bells ring as if doors are open.ALl happens while car is moving.

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  • wilkinsbr Nov 10, 2008

    I have the same problem. While driving my 1998 Chrysler LXI, all of the interior lights flash, the door ajar lights flash, and bells start beeping. Nothing I do while driving will stop. Sometimes, all of the gauges on the dash, drops to 0 while driving. Usually, when I shut the car off, it won't restart. After setting for a couple of days, it starts up fine.

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That issue is most likely a body control module. if one is replaced, it may have to be programmed by dealer.

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