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I turn the engine on and the headlights come on automaticaly

There appears to no switch to turn on and off, i have the normal light switch but do not have to use, the lights come on when parking in my garage

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This sounds like DRL (daytime running lights) or, much like my 97 grand prix, the headlights came on without any user interaction, as soon as the parking brake was released, and was enabled by a photosensor on the dash.

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