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How do i work cargo light in 88 f150 or does it not work

I have an 88 F-150 xlt lariat and my cargo light doesnt work i cant even find a switch or anything to try and turn it on i have tried replacing the bulb but i cant find out how to get on

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  • Mike Butler
    Mike Butler Jul 10, 2010

    Doesn't come on when you rotate headlight switch to turn interior lights on?

  • zyoung0792 Jul 11, 2010

    wen i rotate my headlight switch my interiors dont even come on only wen i open door

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Give a dealer a quick call to confirm (service Mgr.) but as I recall it was turn headlight switch all the way one way and feel it click. I'll dig a little in my manuals and see if I can find it. I'd also try a test light at wires coming out of switch and see if I get power from one when turned as I describe and lose power when not in that position. It may come down to removing headliner and tracing back, or installing a new power wire to a separate toggle switch , or replacing light switch. I'll see tonight if I can find a diagram, or confirm some how 100%.

Posted on Jul 12, 2010

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