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Dome lights will not come on when doors are open

The dome lights will not come on when the doors are open. The dome override is off and even the toggle switch will not activate them. I have checked the fuses and bulbs. All seem to be fine. I'm wondering if the switch itself isn't bad.

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Check each door switch mabe they are not earthing properly
sometimes a good twist& wriggle fixes them!
Cheers & good luck Rob.

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