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95 ford windstar door ajar stays on and interior lights stay on and not able to find door ajar sensors

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  • smittywerben Nov 20, 2008

    I got the right door smashed in on my 93 ford ranger and the interior lights won't turn off, so ultimately I had to unplug the battery. I don't want to have to unplug and replug in my battery every time I go somewhere. Is there a wire I can cut? (I'm not planning on repairing the car, just making it drivable until next inspection)

  • Anonymous Dec 11, 2008

    I have a 1997 Ford Winstar. The problem is that my "door ajar light and dinger" stays on. If I get above 15 mph it will go off. But just as soon as I slow down to 15mph it will go off and stay on. I can't even leave the keys in the ignition with the car turned off.

    I really don't have the money to take it to the dealership to have this fixed. All I want is to disconnect the sensor so I don't have to hear my dinger go off anymore.

    Thanks

    kdcheek1@comcast.net

  • Arthur Poole Jul 29, 2013

    I have a 2002 ford Escape and I cant figger out why the door ajar light stayd on. Everything I've tried doesn't seem to help.

  • Anonymous Mar 13, 2014

    the interior lights stay on all the time. they will not go out even when i get out and slam the doors shut. the door ajar warning light also stays on after i do this. talked to several mechanics and they said that it could be a number of things

  • Anonymous Mar 13, 2014

    the door ajar warning lamp stays on and the interior lights will not go off even when i slam shut all the doors. both stay on all the time

  • Anonymous Mar 13, 2014

    the door ajar warning light and the interior lights stay on all the time even if i get out and slam shut all the doors

  • Anonymous Mar 13, 2014

    the door ajar warning light and the interior lights stay on all the time regardless of what i do

  • Anonymous Mar 17, 2014

    door ajar light stays on

  • Anonymous Mar 19, 2014

    my door ajar light goes on and off causeing the interior light to go on and off

  • Anonymous Mar 20, 2014

    Interior lights stay on and door locks go up and down

  • Anonymous Mar 21, 2014

    do not work

  • Anonymous Mar 28, 2014

    light stays on

  • Anonymous Mar 29, 2014

    door ajar chime problem

  • Anonymous Mar 30, 2014

    door ajar light and lock dis engages

  • Anonymous Mar 31, 2014

    Upper rear lights stay on

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These switches are inside the doors attached to the door latch assembles.If you know some one with a scan tool you can go into the body computer and see which one is showing open when all the doors are closed. The most likly one is the drivers side door or the two in the rear gate. I've replaced those the most.If you don't want to replace them you can unplug them and the lights will go off. Hope this helps. If you need more info let me know> Thanks Dan

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