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could be a faulty combination switch or a joint in the wiring harness creating a short circuit. Take it to an auto electrician. I believe you will find a solution.


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SOURCE: tail lights and marker lights stay on

On my 2004 Impreza ther is a switch on top of steering column that turns those lights on all the time. Look for that switch.

Posted on Jan 10, 2009

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SOURCE: Need to reset check engine light on 2002 Subaru Imprezza 2.5

1st u need to know if the check engine light comes on there is a fault present, you need to have the system computer tested to get the fault code that is set with the check engine light illumination. the system in your car is very sophisticated and has the ability to work round most system problems, this means u will feel no diff in the way the car runs, u can reset the light by just disconnecting the battery negative for 5 min's, but the light will come back on if the fault is still present.

Posted on May 06, 2009

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SOURCE: parking lights

on the top of the steering cowl is a switch.. this switch is to allow you to leave side lights on while vehicle is parked and locked. It works independent of the light switch. Check that you have not switched it on while cleaning car. If not the problem is in this system and not your lights.\


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SOURCE: 1993 Subaru Legacy, the parking lights stay on all the time

there is a rocker switch on the top center of your steering colum that may have gotten turned on
hope this helps.

Posted on Jul 13, 2009

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SOURCE: 1998 Subaru Outback with parking lights staying on.

turn off switch on top of steering column

Posted on Aug 17, 2009

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