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Issue with radio in 2001 Chrysler PT Cruiser - Whether off or on, the radio station indicator flashes briefly on the screen. The flashing is intermittent but continual from the time the car is started until I turn it off. This happened once before and the radio was replaced by a fully accredited professional mechanic a few months ago - so I know that was done correctly. Now it's doing the same thing - with the exception that the bass/treble adjustment 'sliders' always glowed as if on when this initially happened but aren't doing that this time (at least not yet). I did turn the radio on and it works fine but I'm uncomfortable playing it at this point just to err on the side of caution. Are the radios for this year - or this car - just inherently bad? Thanks in advance.

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