Question about 1990-1993 MERCEDES BENZ 300SL 300 SL CARBON FIBER VINYL WRAP SHEET / FILM 60 X 180 5FT X 15FT 1991 1992 90 91 92 93 MERCEDES-BENZ R129

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Headlights wont turn off

The car sat for about a month in cold weather and now the headlights won't turn off unless the battery is unhooked. Any advise would greatly be appreciated thanks

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Check fuse box for corrosion. Have definitely heard of corroded fuse boxes shorting and allowing power to continue through the circuits

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Wont be fuse box if a fuse is corroded it wont make any difference this would not make the lights turn on and keep on the switch can only do this there is a comon fault with the light switches try taking the switch out and remove the rear wires if the lights go off its the switch could also be a relay if the relay has shorted or rusted over then this could cause the lights to stay on only other thing is the lighting circuit has a permanent live which will cause the lights to stay on but this is unlikley

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