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Angry scenic 04, battery drain

I have an 04 scenic megane, when i switch off engine and remove key card and lock the doors the dashboard display remains on and this is causing the battery to drain, has anyone got any suggestions what could be the cause of this?
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It maybe thinking that the keycard is still present. The switch inside the card reader is a common fail point on the readers. Try and hoover out the slot, or if you can get some tinned wind (air duster) try blowing it out.

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