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Mazda 1999 2500 pick up- courtesy light problem

Purchased used (most likely door was previously hit) The courtesy
light doesn't work. The bulbs stays on, door close switch in all directions still on. Where is the switch on the door or to turn the light off?

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  • jeant100 Mar 18, 2009

    I have the same issue with my used 96 mazad pkup! Have to slam the door many times before it goes off-- switch is useless.

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Shoot a bunch of WD40 into the keyway (both doors), let soak, come back in five minues. Put your doom light bulbs back in and test. In case that doesn't work, take your doom light bulbs out forever. The light activator is deep inside the door (some magent thing is as close as I ever came to an answer?), good luck w/ finding it. I took the entire door panel off to replace a driver's side mirror and couldn't find it with two hands, a flashlight and a Chilton's manuel.

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