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My 2000 esclades interior lights does not come on when u open any of the doors but they work with the dimmer switch. whats the cause of it?

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As you will see from this schematic
all the door switches and inputs to the BCM at connector C1 pin d12
if you have an open between this and anywhere on circuit 328 the purple wire, the BCM will never know that a door is open

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