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Anybody know where the relay is that controls the dome lights in an 07 E150?
At least I think it is a relay, with maybe a timer in it. The lights stay on for a little bit when you park to give you time to get out. Also, if you leave the doors open it will stay on for a few minutes then time out.

Lately the dome lights have flickered on while driving and I just thought a door wasn't closed good. Next time it done it I checked all the doors and they were closed.

Today I got into the van and when I closed the doors the lights never went out. I turned the cab light off, but the cargo area doesn't have a switch so I had to unplug the light.

Does this sound like a relay or a control module? Or if you know what else it might be, I would appreciate the help!

Even if it's operator error.:laughing:
 

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Did you try to google it? My dad has a 1994 Peterbilit tandem truck and about a year a ago he started having a couple of electrical issues. After a couple of google searches I found a couple of good forums and actually found a printable wiring diagram. Google is my friend.
 

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Did you try to google it? My dad has a 1994 Peterbilit tandem truck and about a year a ago he started having a couple of electrical issues. After a couple of google searches I found a couple of good forums and actually found a printable wiring diagram. Google is my friend.
This is my "Google"!
Now will someone give me my "ET-Google" results?:laughing:
 

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The light is getting too many volts. Cut the battery in 1/2 with your sawzall, then duct tape it back together with a piece of cardboard between the 2 halves, and you'll be good to go.
 

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The relays are in a box above the throttle pedal. There are 2 in there that are involved. The delay and the cutout relay both are on the circuit and are found together. Switch em out one at a time with a known good one. Wiggle your ignition switch when it acts up. Thats often the problem. Good luck.:thumbsup:
 

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Sounds to me like you need a ground rod, preferably two. A ground rod will help stabilize the voltage in your van.
 

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In seriousness, the problem is probably with the LCM. Ford has the tendency to use the same LCM and ECM with other vehicles most notably, my Vic. My $.02. 4.6L or 5.4L?
 

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Turbo Encabulator Just jiggle it a little
Just jiggle it a little.
 

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I have the exact same problem with my van (E-250)

The dome lights stay on no matter what. I wound up just switching them off because I'm lazy and because it's not my van so I'm not inclined to fix it. Plus I wouldn't know the first place to start.

Also, the little E-brake indicator light on the dash stays on all the time.
 

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What I have noticed is that the problem usually occurs when I first take off or am almost to a stop. It's acting more like something is loose.
I didn't realize this until today. I haven't had time to check into anything yet.
 
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