Why wont your car CD players LED light not turn off when the car is not on?

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Residual current in the circuit which is insufficient for a normal bulb to work. LEDs need very little current, hence may still show as on. If you look closely you should see the LED not at full brightness, it draws very very little current and should not drain a battery. You can fit a resistor, but that would draw more current than a conventional bulb.

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