Q: Center console has no power

asked by on February 02, 2016

The center console has no power. The clock, radio, air conditioning, and power locks do not work.

Electric Problems Inspection $79.99 - $99.99 Get a Quote

When dealing with a group of electronics that has no power, the first thing I check is the fuse. After that, I would urge you to hire a certified mechanic to run an inspection on your electrical system. From there, you will have a plan to get your center console and power locks working again.

The statements expressed above are only for informational purposes and should be independently verified. Please see our terms of service for more details

Get an instant quote for your car

Our certified mechanics come to you ・Backed by 12-month, 12,000-mile guarantee・Fair and transparent pricing

What others are asking

Car has been randomly sputtering/hesitating when driving on the road.

Hi and thanks for contacting Your Mechanic. Bad fuel or too high of a fuel rating will cause a sputter problem. Fuel that has been sitting for a while and is not regularly added by fuel trucks will have excessive...

Unable to go past 70-80 Km when going up a hill. Code P0174 with flashing engine light

Hello. A flashing Check Engine Light is an indicator that the computer has detected an issue that may potentially cause harm to the vehicle's emission system components. The code P0174 indicates a lean condition on bank 2 of the engine....

Right tire

Hi there: Sometimes a loud "Bang" noise coming from the wheel area is an indication of a broken suspension component, such as a CV joint. If you're getting a massive vibration over 15 mph, it's more than likely that you...

The Esl is locked car won't start

With ignition on look to see if theft light is on or blinking to see if theft system is active. Sometimes another key if you have one will start vehicle if the key FOB is defective.If the battery is dead...

I just changed my serpentine belt then my car started making a loud noise when turning the wheel after

This is a common issue when the power steering is low on fluid, leaking, or the pump is failing. If you would like help, consider having an expert automotive technician from YourMechanic come to your home or office to inspect...

Tiny pin sized hole on hot water heater elbow connection

Hello, thanks for writing in about your Mazda. I believe the component you are describing is part of the heater core where the coolant hoses from the engine connect at the firewall. Most likely these copper or aluminum pipes are...

I put a cold air intake on my car I have replace the O2 sensor that is failing area code p0151 I'm not sure what to do mass is new

Hello. If the P0151 code persists after replacing the oxygen sensor, then it may be possible that the issue is with the wiring. If there is any damage or wear to the oxygen sensor connector or wiring there may be...

Radio not working

It is possible that a fuse may have blown. I have experienced this situation several times with Volkswagen cars over the years. I would ask for help from one of the mechanics at YourMechanic. They can come to you and...

The motor runs good but the master cil yder look low and liquid

Hi there. I'm not quite sure as to what you're asking, but if your master cylinder (brakes) is low on brake fluid, it's possible that you have a brake leak somewhere that should be located and repaired as soon as...

Related articles

Ten Sports Cars That Double as Good Daily Drivers
The best daily driver is a car that's reliable, usable, and still fun to drive. Popular daily sports cars include the BMW M3, Subaru WRX, and VW GTI.
The Best Used Cars to Buy for Occasional Drivers
Not Not everyone relies on their car on a daily basis. Maybe you aren’t the type that deals with a daily commute, and running from here to there constantly. If that’s the case, you may be looking for a car...
The Best Used Cars to Buy for Highway Driving
Do Do you spend hours each week on the highway for work? Maybe you just live in a very rural area and have to drive for 30 or 45 minutes to get to the grocery store. Whatever the case, your...