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Dash lights don't work and headlights do not automatically comeon

This past week I took at trip from Nebraska to Minn. We ran into some fog. I turned on the fog lights. After we got through the fog I turned off the fog lights. When we got to Minn. I noticed that when I got out of the car that dinging sound comes on as if I left the keys in the ignition or left the lights on but I had the keys in my hand and had shut the lights off. When I went to drive the car later the lights did not automatically come on like they used to do and the dash lights did not work. When I start the car with the remote starter both the headlights and the dash lights come on but as soon as I put the key in the ignition they go out and I have to manually turn the headlights on and the dash lights still will not come on. Any ideas what may be wrong with it?

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Possibly the remote battery neeeds new battery or the wires have become corroded

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