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has anyone had an experience with the horn going off for no reason, sticking and shorting out. i'm on my second one. it has happened twice while i am sleeping. the wiring harness on the horn itself heats up and melts. any advice would be appreciated.
 

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Has your vehicle been in an accident or have you had any work done to your airbag or restraint system ? Sounds like you have an issue with your clock spring...why it's heating up could be an issue with your restraint control system..i.e. airbag's or something or a pinched wire that wasn't found due to an accident.
 

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no never been in an accident. i kinda thought something along the lines of the switch in the steering wheel. but what i find funny is when this happens the fuse for the horn does not blow. i'm going to contact my local dealer to see if there is any recalls.
 

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Does the horn sound one long blast or does it sound like when you hit the panic button on your key fob ? If it sounds like your panic button being pressed then you possibly have an issue with your security system...
 

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Try taking the airbag off and see if there are any wires squashed in between the wheel and the airbag...Unlikely if it hasn't been taken apart but it's worth a shot...
I only say this because I had this problem when I was switching the lights on my cruise control switches and I didn't pay attention to where the wires are. :doh:
 

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it's one long blast until the horn gets hot and melts the wiring harness on the horn. i am starting to lean to the switch behind the air back. thanks for the info and help.
 
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