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HHR LT 2009.Warning lights When I turn the ignition to on but not start the car the warning lights that are suppose to briefly come on to show they work never come on. What could be the problem?

I recently bought the car so I am not sure how long they have been out. The seat belt light and the brake light that shows the emergency brake is engaged does come on.

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