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My saturn L300 dashboard lights keep flicking on and off. And all of the sensor warning lights come on and off. (airbag light, lock/unlock light/ check engine light/ change oil light) Kind of like there is a short of some sort.  It also triggers the a/c off.  And my day lights also flicker in sync with the dashboard lights.  This also triggered my reverse to not engage.  So now my car wont move. No other problems, the car drives perfect.  Is it a fuse that is triggering these problems?

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  • brianjerin Dec 26, 2008

    no, nothing new installed.  it just started freaking out

  • Anonymous Apr 04, 2009

    the same thing happened to me and it turned out to be the alternator was bad

  • Anonymous Apr 04, 2009

    Just bought a 04 wagon and my dash lights flicker on and off. If you wiggle the roller switch they will come on. Haven't noticed any of the other problems. Maybe that's next. Is it hard to get fixed?

  • Anonymous Mar 22, 2014

    Lights flicking on and off when start a wrench pops up in a car and I can't get it out of park

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Your Body Control Module is at fault. It is a computer that controls everything that is not the engine.
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FROM LustyKid.

You definitely have something loose behind that dashboard or a wire is shorting out of an on.

Time to remove it if you know how and check all connections.
If no know how. Time to see a competent electro mechanic.

But remember shorts are time consuming to find. Did you or anyone installed and alarm or one of those remote engine starting systems? If yes, then is installed wrong.

Posted on Dec 26, 2008

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