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Radio stays on

I have a bmw x5 2003 and the radio stays on even when you shut the car off and take the key out. I would pull the fuse but I don't know which one to take out the one it was supposed to be it wasn't.

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  • vulmer Jul 20, 2009

    I do turn the radio off with the power button now.....But it will continue to drain my battery, I am just trying to figure out what in the world is wrong with this expensive hunk of junk!!!

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Turn the radio off with radio power Button, don't rely on ignition off

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  • Graeme Crawford Feb 23, 2011

    I'm having the same problem with my 2003 X5 deisel. I pulled the fuses but it kept completely draining my battery until I had to by a new one. I had been turning the radio off at the radio but the pale ignition light on centre panel has been staying on alng with the clock. The mechanic has pulled everything else apart including repl;acing radio and display but problem remains???? This is getting very expensive please help!!!
    Graeme

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