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Ajar light Door ajar light will not go off, has something to do with the drivers side door.

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    this is on a 1999 ford taurus.

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Inside the door twisted into the door latch there is a micro switch called the door ajar switch, this is defective, pull the door panel off and replace it, the part is Ford dealer only, about $20

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