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Dome and courtesy lights non functional. Checked bulbs, fuse and switch.

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Replace switch on dash that turns them on.

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You mite have a DTC - diagnostic trouble code stored in the BCM - body control module , The BCM controls the interior lights ! Have you heard of a BCM ?
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