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When the key is turned to the “on” position, a loud “chirp”, maybe 3-4 chirps sounds from under the dash. Ocassionally the chirp occurs while I’m driving…more chirps. More repetitions.
Service engine light comes on when key moved to “on” but disappears when running.
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1.) Radar detector? Pull the lower dash panels and find the source?

2.) Sounds normal? The lights are supposed to all turn on with key on, engine off.
 

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That is most likely your 'e-box' fan, which is briefly tested when you first start up and then comes on some time later when the ECU needs cooling.The bearing gets dry and they make a definite chirp noise! The air inlet for that fan is behind the glove box so the sound appears to come from behind the dash.
 
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