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Old 06-03-2012, 10:20 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Question Short circuit draining battery

I'm trying to locate a short that's draining my battery. Hooked a test light between the removed negative battery cable and negative battery post and removed each fuse to see if light changed intensity. Nothing changed. Now I'm trying to remove the dome light fixture because that light recently was coming on when I hit bumps and made sharp turns. Can anyone advise me how that fixture is removed without breaking any of the tabs? Also, any ideas how to chase down the short if it isn't the dome light?
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Which vehicle is this for? I might be able to help.
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If the dome light is coming on when you hit bumps then theirs a good chance either your door hasnt closed properly, or the micro switch in the door striker is failing.
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