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6/17/13 1:30pm - Reply: 'Re: Interior lights will not work'
Gunslinger
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Frederick, MD - USA

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1969 convertible L71 427/435 4-speed black interior

Joined: 9/8/2003
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Check and make sure your other courtesy lights are staying on as well...under the dash and the spare tire.  If they all are you have a bad courtesy light timer.  That's what happened with the '78 I used to own...it wouldn't turn off or occasionally turn on all by itself and stay on.




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6/17/13 10:27pm - Reply: 'Re: Interior lights will not work'
GoodyT
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Orlando, FL - USA

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1979 Yellow L-82 Auto - SOLD 1994 1992 White ZO7 6 Spd - SOLD 1998 1978 Silver Anniversary L-82 4 Spd - SOLD 2006 1979 Silver L-82 4 Spd - 18,451 miles 1 owner car, found having been in storage 20 years. Purchased in 2010.

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Thanks Gunslinger, 

Perfect, this is exactly what my 79 is doing.

Time to change the timer...

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6/23/13 7:59am - Reply: 'Re: Interior lights will not work'
dbarnesid
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Boise, ID - USA

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1972 mille miglia red corvette convertible. This is a car currently under restoration. The pic above is of me and my Ph.D. candidate daughter. She, not my Vette, is my pride and joy. Smile...

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Sigh... I have similar problems. No interior lights at all... nowhere. No floppy wires and the fuse is new. This could get challenging. :(

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7/1/13 3:42am - Reply: 'Re: Interior lights will not work'
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I'm also having the same problem. I'll check the two switches in the door frame also. I'm glad I joined this registry. You have been solving a lot of problem I'm encountering.

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