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Radio and interior lights.

I recently replaced my battery, and everything seems to be working. Except my radio no longer comes on and my interior lights will not come on as well.

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  • 79will Aug 25, 2008

    Mine does the same, my battery went dead and I jumped it and the radio doesn't work, the interior lights don't work and the door locks only work when the car is running and the fuel gauge is stuck at half. My

  • TobinT Sep 26, 2008

    The solution of changing the 15amp "ROOM" fuse worked for me ... it was the only fus blown that I didn't check before I found this VERY helpful suggestion!!!!! Thanks to whomever posted it ... you're a lifesaver!

  • mgb375 Oct 08, 2008

    hi



    similiar problem to my kia clarus gsx but the laster fixes did not cure my radio any more suggestions please mark

  • Anonymous Mar 15, 2014

    the battery was replaced and everything else works except for radio and a/c display

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By the way, it was REALLY hard to get out but just keep trying & wiggling it & it will come out but it will solve the problem for the radio, clock & interior lights issue when I changed my dead car battery for my 2005 Kia Spectra!!

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Try replacing the "memory fuse." I think its labeled "room" in the fuse box. Its really hard to pull out, but you just have to pull really really hard. It fixed my problem.

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