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Dash lights 2011

My dash lights don't come on periodically. I have taken it to the dealer several times and they say they can't diagnose it because it doesn't do it when they are checking it. My problem is they are not working right, I have tried bringing it to the dealership but it's 15 miles away and when it happens it only lasts a couple minutes. I want it fixed. It is under warranty. Can you help? They said they can't fix it.

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This problem indicates either a loose bulb or a loose connection behind the dash or a bad earth for that circuit. IF you want satisfaction for your complaint then contact the service customer relations on line(NET) and voice your concerns very strongly and I would say that very shortly you will get an invitation to bring your car back to have the problem fixed. It works for me all the time .

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