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I have a 2011 captive. So far I've had two flat batteries because the indicator light does turn off after I turn the car off. Is this a fault with is car?

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sorry 2005 peugeot which is no doubt a europeon market model so the software used is encrypted as such and your ok if its a adelphi computer as a lot of profession scanners can reset the immobilisor but the newer the vehicle the less chance their is of unlocking it ,i paid 2500euros for a scanner/reader and i wasted my money ,So call the tow truck and have it taken to a dealer and smile when you get the bill ....

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SOURCE: Audi A6 (2004 estate) - installed a recharged battery and the signal/indicators stay lit, even when the car is driving, off and or locked. Is it an alarm reset issue?

Not familiar with your car, but, modern cars with computers don't take kindly to removing the battery. You should ALWAYS put a temporary battery across the posts to maintain the computer settings.
I suspect you'll have to go back to an agent to rectify this.

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SOURCE: have indicator lights on all round the car. hazards off and indicator switch in neutral and flasher unit pulled out and keys not in ignition

If you have an older car(early 90's) replace the head light switch. After that replace the turn signal switch.

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