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1999 Ford Expedition Interior overhead lights stay on, door locks

Keep locking and unlocking by themselves. Light is running down battery and I can't shut them off even after truck is off and doors are closed?

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    when the doors are open the light come on, but when i close the doors and push the overhead buttons for the lights to come on nothing happens

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Locate the relay for the interior lights and doorlocks and replace it.

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