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2000 outback trunk indicator light won't go out

2000 outback trunk/door indicator light won't go out even after the trunk is closed and locked. Afraid of draining battery in sub zero nights.

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    something hitting locking bar

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Check the switch plunger. If it is broken and does not depress when the door is closed, it will continue to act like it's open. Replace the switch if broken or faulty.

Posted on Feb 11, 2009

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Trunk Lock After Closing
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Desc.: What happens to the trunk lock when closing it.

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* Trunk Lock After Drive Off
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