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Originally Posted by VelSatisfied View Post
A wee update for you.

There was a short found, which was draining the battery, plus the auto electrician replaced the battery as it was on its last legs.

One thing I only noticed recently (I've only been using the Vel with passengers in daylight hours), is that the interior lights are only coming on with the driver's door opening.

I presume this is related to the battery replacement procedure, is this something which can be remedied in a similar vein to the windows?

If its a 'return to dealer' job, it can wait until after Santa's visited!

Thanks again in advance.


Mmmm dont know about that one Paul, but has the car reverted back to only the drivers door being opened by one press of the keycard? ... if so I seem to remember they are connected so it may well be a dealer visit to the CLIP machine.

Hope it helps

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You'll never guess what?

Thanks for the suggestion, funny thing is, when I tried it this evening, it worked fine.

A minor foible in an unusual car.

Thanks again.


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