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Lights stay on - Answeing machine # 1726

Dear Sir or Madam,

  I own an A T & T Answering Machine  - Model 1726 - which has  given me reliable service over many years.   I have misplaced  my owner's manual  but have  relied upon your excellent customer service in the past for minor problems.
    Now, after reconnecting the answering machine to my phone, everything seems to be working well.  The only problems are::
   a) the center indicator   shows a number (now, it is No. 13; it was no. 12;  perhaps because I made a test phone call to see whether the machine was working)  - which I cannot turn off.
   b) the arrows pointing to MBOX!, MBOX2, and MBOX3 are all lit.   Same problem. I cannot turn them off.
     Thank you.         
                                                                                               R. L. Toby


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