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on my 2002 f250 powerstroke truck when i turn the key off the radio an power would stay on in the truck till i opened the door then it would shut down. well now on the drivers door only it doesnt shut it off anymore. i have to lean over to the passenger door to get the inside power to shut down. does anyone know what i need to do to get this fixed. i really dont have the money to take to the dealership. thanks ahead of time for any help that can be provided.
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Have you checked the door switch? Do the interior lights turn on when you open the door? If not, then a likely culprit could be the door switch is bad or stuck.

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are u talking about the door adar switch? where can i locate this at?
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Correct, referring to the door ajar switch. I believe it's on the inside door jam closest to the front fender. I'm in my Jeep today so won't be able to verify until I get home.

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'08 F250 6.4L Lariat 4x4 CC/SRW fully loaded, special ordered
6" Fabtech 2.25 dual shock lift w/18" AR wheels, 35" Toyo AT's
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