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lights work after PSE cleaning! -BUT driver's side light stays on

THANK YOU for info on cleaning PSE;

no water / condensation noted anywhere - BUT white connector had the blue oxidation -cleaned with 91% etoh -
LIGHTS WORK!!!

BUT, now the driver side interior light wont go off - passenger side fades after a while -

I ask you guys, now what do I need to do?

I can hear a click when I push the driver door switch in;

so close, but now what can I try?
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everything else works fine -


could it be the trunk switch?
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so when you push in the driver's side switch, it eventually goes out?


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check this thread:

https://www.slkworld.com/slk-r170-gen...ng-lights.html


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how do I get to the door switch?
there's a black switch I can hear activating something in the dash when it's pushed- both the driver and passenger side - you can hear something in the dash being activated;

yes, the lights fade out eventually - probably after about 5mins - like if the trunk was left open;

neither switch pushed by hand leads to the lights fading out after a few seconds-

so door ?microswitch? or trunk switch?

I'm aware of the trunk switch location, but how to access the door?

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until someone responds, you might try a search for maybe 'door panel'


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