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  1. Heeeeeelllppppppp!!!!!

    smart fortwo (451 - US vehicle)
    Hello #SmartWorld , I feel really sad today, I do not know what is going on with my car, no matter if the car is on or off, with our without the keys inserted on the switch, the turning signals are on (not flashing, just on permanently), even if I lock the car it continues like that... Before...
  2. Multiple Electrical Problems after Battery Replacement (Fuse 12)

    smart Operation and Maintenance
    Had the battery and driver's side low beam bulb replaced this evening in our 2008 Cabrio. Now the following don't work: - Instrument cluster (no illumination, or warning lights) - Speedometer - High beams - Turn Signals - Speedometer - Tachometer - Clock The car starts and runs; low beams...
  3. Electrical problems

    smart Operation and Maintenance
    My windshield washer fluid wouldn't work, now I can't close my top, and the satellite radio and my Bluetooth (add ons) won't work and now my wipers don't work. HELP. Something happened to the electrical items that are down the center of my 2008 Smart. Any ideas what's going on. Can't drive it...
  4. Left Turn Signal / Strange flashing

    smart Operation and Maintenance
    SOLVED: Left Turn Signal / Strange flashing Yesterday while driving, I noticed the dome light flickering, and fog light toggle light on console flickering, later discovered hyper blinking on left turn signal due to the left front signal being out. Changing one of the fuses seemed to fix the...
  5. Strange electrical problem (blown fuse)

    smart Operation and Maintenance
    I have a 2009 Cabriolet 451 that we bought new in 09. It recently developed a problem that the heated seats don't work, the wipers don't work, and the radio stays on. In checking the other electrical operations, the top went down while pressing the button to put it up and will not go back up...
  6. Electrical Going In?

    Electrical Going In?

    Instalation into trike
  7. Electrical Cut Apart

    Electrical Cut Apart

    electrical harness disassembled to remove what i don't need.
  8. Electrical Harness

    Electrical Harness

    complete electrical harness from 2008 cabrio
  9. Lights Gone Wild (Electrical Problem?)

    smart Operation and Maintenance
    I noticed something was off with my car last night when I clicked my keyfob to unlock my car twice. The first time my upper rear lights flashed, and the second time, only the left one flashed. I thought I'd blown a bulb, so I had my wife look at the brake lights as I put my foot on the break...
  10. What systems stay on when the car is idle?

    smart General Discussion
    I know some of the systems stay on when the car is idle, but I can't seem to find a good list. Assuming a fully loaded smart, with all the options in their most power consuming mode, what stays on when the engine is off and the driver walks away? Right now from most of the posts I've read (in...
  11. Power ( acc ) Problems

    smart Operation and Maintenance
    Ok. So I have a 2006 Smart Fortwo Passion Cabriolet with 13k on it.. the other day we were driving it.. and lost all accessories, ( Radio, Windows, headlights, A/C, Soft top) when the car comes to a stop the accessories come back to life. once you get above 15mph ish it happens again.. its a...
  12. Tail Light & Brake Light Problems

    smart General Discussion
    I thought I had a tail light out so I switched bulbs from the other side to test if it was the bulb. Then both of my bottom brake lights went out but my tail lights went on. The brake lights work but only if the the lights are put into the second position with the head lights off. What the heck...
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