2005 Volkswagen GTI Questions

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My 2005 Golf GTI DSG has an rare issue that i found out, when my car is off and key is out of ignition, the Lights next to the Shifter is flashing in the gear that i left it in. When i shift to R, D, N, S it flash when i select that gear. The Center console display is not flashing the common DSG Of death...
Unable to sort this out as i when to a Mech to check codes and nothing came up.

Hope you know what i am talking about...
Its the Red Lights that shows you what gear you selected next to the Shifter...

Please help if you know the issue


Im From South Africa...
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thank you it has 152000 miles
im just wondering if anyone else has had this issue and what to do about it.
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