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Door ajar light stays on, leaving the interior and exterior lights on for about 25min after we park. 2003 f250. We cleaned the contacts and just fixed the power locks.

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    Jeff Turcotte Sep 03, 2010

    when you say you cleaned the contacts--which contacts? I would have guessed that one of the door switches is grounded/shorted. Did you check those? Also, if your system normally have a delayed relay, check that relay for shorting on.

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Try unhooking one of the battery cables and leave it off for at least 20 minutes. When you hook it back up the computers should re-boot. That has solved problems for me with heater, interior lites, power windows, AC, day time running lites, power mirrors, CD player, and wipers on GM autos and S-10 PU and Dodge trucks. None of the switches are connected to the device they control anymore. The switch tells the computer to open the window and the computer send a signal to the window motor. When the computer gets confused strange things will happen or not happen. Of course you may have to re-set your radio stations.

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