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Turn on ignition and the dials go crazy tells me my steering is locked lights come on wipers to turn ignition of and dials keep moving back and forth overnight the battery goes flat any ideas thanks

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WOW -sounds like its haunted !!
Seriously though - it would seem you have a short circuit or possibly a fused relay or solid state switch/relay. You can try to have the fault codes read to indicate a problem, or, try removing relays and fuses step by step to see if you can isolate the area or services causing the problem - its a long drawn out method but may pay dividends - your time is cheaper than a workshops !
hope this helps - good luck.

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