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 dome light switch

 Created by: 02jake
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May 5, 2020 10:16AM 02jake  
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May 5, 2020 01:37AM RedRiley  
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May 4, 2020 09:25AM RedRiley Edited: May 4, 2020 09:28AM 
May 4, 2020 09:22AM RedRiley  
May 4, 2020 08:21AM JacobCl86  
May 4, 2020 07:34AM 02jake Edited: May 4, 2020 07:37AM 
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 Posted: May 5, 2020 10:16AM
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thanks, 

 Posted: May 5, 2020 07:51AM
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I dont know for sure on a 79' -- but this is where they are in my 72'.

I reciently repaired my own dome interior lamp for this car!   was inspired by another car,

Purple wire =Always hot
Black = Ground
Purple with Black == that goes to the door swtiches.

The door switches provide GROUND when the doors are open.


just connecting the purple and black should have a working dome lamp by the switch on the lamp base. ( manual)
  Working door switches give the circuitt ground by the opening of the switch /  door  light comes on.

Once operational = I upgraded the 5W bulb to a LED Bulb = Amazing.

36 MM Festoon Bulb was a win!

https://www.superbrightleds.com/moreinfo/miniature-and-subminiature-bulbs/6418-led-can-bus-bulb-27-smd-led-festoon-36mm/4016/8738/

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Originally Posted by Kermy
Actually, its on the actual dome light.
Not this one.

 Posted: May 4, 2020 07:58PM
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Actually, its on the actual dome light.

 Posted: May 4, 2020 09:25AM
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It's going to be on the door jam on the A pillar

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Originally Posted by JacobCl86
Damn, also looking for a long time. If you find somewhere - throw in the message!
GD Spammers! GO away!

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Damn, also looking for a long time. If you find somewhere - throw in the message!

 Posted: May 4, 2020 07:34AM
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hello,

has anyone got a photo of the door dome light switch location --1978

thanks jake