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Radio won't shut off

I have an 06 Delux Mustang, the radio will not shut off, even after I open the door with the key out of the ignition, is this a relay that I can fix or is it something I have to get done at the dealer?

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I have a 2006 Ford F150 crew cab with a similar problem. Starting 9/9/15 at 6pm. When parked and key is removed: the radio will ONLY shut off when the FRONT PASSENGER DOOR is opened. The dome lights are functioning normal and all other gauges are functioning normal. I am on here searching for a solution.

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Not 100 % sure on the Mustang, but on F150 this is 1 of 2 places.

First check is if the dome light comes on. If not, check the door switch, and the wiring between the door and the A pillar for a broken wire ( F150 this is a Black w/ yellow wire ).

Second, in the driver's side door sill, under the trim plate, there is a splice in there, that is only in tape. The F150s ( 04-08 ) can have water in the sill with the splice, and it freezes and stops working.
A lot of wires to look through, but you find something similar.
The door sill usually has other issues with it, apart from the radio saying on.

Start with looking through the door to A pillar harness, if your adio stays on, and you don't have dome lamps

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