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I just bought a used 2001 PT. When I turn off the engine and remove the key the head lights, wipers and radio still operate and play. Why? I can pop the radio face plate off to stop the radio but it still seems to drain the battery. It is hard to start first thing in the morning but the rest of the day its fine. Any suggestions?

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Sounds like an electrical problem behind the radio. its probally aftermarket and sounds like someone wired accesory and constant power wires together. the headlights will work with key off. that is normal

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