In a 1996 Grand Am, the dome light is turned on by using the roller on the left side of the steering wheel that controls the dash lights. Turn the roller all the way to the right.
---- 1999 - 2005 Models (SE & GT): # Use slider switch located on the dome light. It should have "off", "auto", and "on" positions. Do not leave in "on" position though, as there is no auto-shutoff for for the "on" position and it will drain your battery.
# Turn on all interior lights by maximizing dash dimmer setting. It is located left of the steering wheel and adjacent to the (optional?) fog light switch. There should be one click at max brightness which will turn on all interior lights. # Alternately, there are two convenience/map lights located on the bottom of the center mirror which may be useful.
turn head light switch till it clicks and theses your dome light switch...
to replace dome light in suzuki grand vitara
The dome light switch on the dash is on.
Keep messing with the headlight switch, the dome light should come on depending on the car model.
To replace the dome light on a Grand Am, unscrew the light cover. Pull it down gently. Disconnect the light. Connect the new light, replace the light cover, and replace the screws.
Check to be sure that the dome light switch isn't turned off. Consult the owner's manual as to the location.
Put the dome light switch on door located on the headliner to the side of the light
You have a switch on the dash that can operate the dome light when the doors are shut. Perhaps the switch is in the on position.
I believe on almost any GM/Chevy/Pontiac vehicle you turn off DRL by pushing the dome light round grey switch, underneath the headlight switch. It will cycle between dome light on/off and DRL.
it is located on the light a switch that says 12sec on and off
This may, or may not help, as my Sunfire is a few years older than yours. My dashboard light dimmer switch has a built in dome light switch. When turned past maximum bright, it turns the dome light on. FriPilot
The dome light switch on a 2005 Dodge Neon is located on inside the door jab. It is tucked away inside, tracing the wires of the switch is the best way to find its placement.
On a 1998 Grand Am gently press the front and back of the dome light housing, that should release the housing and the clear plastic.
A door switch may be broken or out of adjustment or the dome light switch on the dash is turned on.
Be sure the dome light switch is not turned on manually.
It's on the left side of the dash. the switch that controls the brightness of the lights in the dash board. slide it all the way up and it'll click the dome light on. Click it down it turns the dome light goes off.
There's a lone knob behind and to the left of the steering wheel. It looks like a clock with a light bulb on it. Took me 5 years to find it.
THERE IS A CHANCE IF THE DOME LIGHT IS STAYING ON IT IS NOT THE THE DOOR SWITCH, BUT WORN DOOR HINGE BUSHINGS,
If you need to replace your dome light switch you will need to remove the cover first. You can use your fingernails or even a small knife to get the cover off.
The switches for the dome light on each door of a 2004 Olds Alero are at the front of the door. They are on the door frame where the door meets the frame when it is closed. If the dome light is staying on, try checking the dome light control by the headlight switch, also. It may have gotten bumped when entering the vehicle.
It's a 3-position switch located on the light housing itself.
You don't. The switch is all one , you will have to replace the entire switch.
The switch that controls the brightness of the dash illumination also can turn on the dome light when turned all the way in one direction. That switch may be on.
The door switch can be corroded or defective. Can also be a Short in the wiring to the switch. Also on some vehicles, you can turn on the dome light with the dimmer for the instrument lights. This dimmer, if turned all the way to one side will bypass the door switch and the dome light will stay on all the time.The door switch can be corroded or defective. Can also be a Short in the wiring to the switch. Also on some vehicles, you can turn on the dome light with the dimmer for the instrument lights. This dimmer, if turned all the way to one side will bypass the door switch and the dome light will stay on all the time.
The door jamb switch normally completes the power circuit to the dome lamp when the door is open. When the door is closed the switch opens the circuit, removing power from the dome light. If the switch is dirty, defective, stuck pushed in, or disconnected from the wiring, when the door is open the switch does not close the circuit and the dome light remains off as if the door is still closed. The headlight switch provides an "alternate path" to close the same circuit and allow power to the dome light. I had the same problem on a 1997 Chevy C1500 pickup truck.