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My dome light comes on by it's self when it gets cold out

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I would check the door switches, they may be dirty, electrical cleaner spray from radio shack may help; if that doesn't work try to have the lighting control module checked.

Posted on Nov 29, 2014

  • bob bruette
    bob bruette Nov 29, 2014

    where are the door switches located?

  • Joel C.
    Joel C. Nov 30, 2014

    When door is open, look near hinges and frame for a switch with a button. This makes light go on and off when you open or close the door. The page I enclosed shows you what it is.

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