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Can I have my door open light disconnected?
Hi there. If the door light on the bottom of the door is not shutting off, then you would need to check the door latch switch. See if the switch has power coming out of it when its closed. If...
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The roof courtesy light, ( not the front) went out together with the bluetooth and back parking sensor.
Hi there. Sounds like a ground wire or open to short wire in the circuitry in your lighting system. Check all of the wires under the vehicle and see if any of them have burn or bare metal markings. If...
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Interior electrical issues
Hello. From what you describe it would appear that your vehicle may be experiencing two different issues. If your dome light is functioning in all but one position then it may be possible that there is an issue with the...
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Car interior/dome lights won't turn on.
Hi there. For the interior lights not working after replacing the battery, first check the switch to make sure that the light is on. If the light is on the door selection and will not turn on, then one of...
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Mixing incandescent bulbs with LED's in a car
Generally speaking, mixing incandescent lights with led's should not be a problem. However, it has been my experience that there are a some vehicles that will use a lighting control module to control accessory lighting, and led's have much less...
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A/C compressor clutch does not engage, cooling fan does not turn on, condenser fan does not turn on, and ceiling light does not turn on.
Hi there. The air conditioning clutch could be not working for the refrigerant could be low or the clutch could be burned up. Check the air conditioning compressor clutch wiring for a voltage with the a/c switch on high and...
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Interior dome light, over rear passenger seat, flashes when brake pedal is applied. This problem just started about 30 days ago.
Hi there. Check the doors and make sure that they are shut all the way. If the doors are shut, then there could be a faulty door switch in the rear of the vehicle causing the light to come on...
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Just had my starter replaced by a local auto shop. Now I don't have any cab lights, gauges, cigarette lighter, or radio radio, but the headlights do work.
Hi there. Check all of the ground wires to the starter and battery and make sure that they are connected properly. If the electrical components worked before replacing the starter, then there could have been a power surge that caused...
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Dome light turns on and off by itself while vehicle is turned off.
Hi there. Check the courtesy light switches on the doors to the vehicle. It seems that one or more switch may have a bad ground or a bad contact in the switch causing the courtesy light to come on while...
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Change interior lights and now it won't start.
Hi there. There is a short in the switch to the interior lights causing the fuse box to burn fuses and make the car not start up. If you need further assistance with your electrical system, then seek out a...
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How do I adjust the brightness of the instrument panel lighting on my 2007 Ford C-Max?
Instrument panel brightness is controlled by a dimmer switch. Looking online, it appears as though not all C-Max vehicles were equipped with this option. If your car does indeed have a dimmer switch it will be located on the dash...
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My interior blue light under the dash board dosent work
Hi there. Check the bulb and see if its burned. If the bulb is good then check the wiring to the bulb for a loose wire. A loose wire on the lights will cause the light to not function properly....
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Cabin lights not working in the middle section of the van. Which fuse I need to check ?
There are several tests that you can do in order to make sure this is a fuel issue. Try turning on the lights by both opening the doors, and turning them on with the driver's switch. If the bulb does...
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Dome lights and courtesy lights in back seat will not turn on.
Hi there. When multiple objects in a car will not work that are electrical, then there is a loose or broken ground wire to the circuits. Check all of the wiring in the cab to see what could be loose...
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The interior lights won't turn on and the shift lock is stuck.
Check the fuses on the inside the panel in the cab. Look for any blown fuses and replace the fuses with new ones. If the fuses are good, then there could be an electrical issue within the cab. Look for...
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2002 Dodge Ram radio and dome lights don't work
The IOD fuse is a 20 amp fuse located in cavity #51 of the integrated power module (IPM). This fuse provides power to the instrument cluster, diagnostic connector, map lamps, glove box, courtesy lamps, radio and underhood light. First, check...
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electrical issue - Interior lights flicker when headlights are turned on.
Any time when lights are flickering, there is a loose ground wire or a short. If the headlights are turned on and the interior lights are flickering, then either the ground wire in the steering column is loose or there...
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car dome light wont go off with key in the ignition cant turn dome light on maumally every frw day car has to be jumped off
Hello, thank you for writing in. The dome light is triggered by several different switches, and one of them is stuck on. One thing you can do until you diagnose the issue, is unplug the fuse for the light. This...
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What is the fix for this?
Hello, thank you for writing in. There is a third brake light, known as the center high mount stop lamp, that is centered above your tail gate. The wiring to this bulb is the only wiring that will run along...
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every few days i have to jump start my car
Hello. Yes a bad starter could cause a car to need a jump start every few days. Additional power provided by an extra battery could be enough to get a weakening started going again. Your vehicle may have a battery...

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