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My 2005 Chevy Colorado when u open the drive side door the

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my 2005 Chevy Colorado when u open the drive side door the interior light does not come the radio stay on and the wipes stay on
JA: Have you checked the vehicle's manual for this?
Customer: when u ope passenger side everything work fine
JA: Are you fixing your Colorado yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: yes trying fix it myself so replace door jamb swithch
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: my air bag light on also
Submitted: 13 days ago.
Category: Chevy
Expert:  Chris (aka-Moose) replied 13 days ago.

Welcome, I'm Chris (aka Moose), my normal schedule online is around lunch and after dinner till early morning.

The door ajar switch not working or sticking is the likely issue here. We need to OHM test the door jam switch to ground from the GY/BK wire and monitor with the door opened and closed. To see if the reading shows opened and then closed circuit. If not the the switch is bad. If so then its a wire concern back to the BCM. https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/90220402/gybk.png

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Customer: replied 12 days ago.
I replace the switch install new switch
Still same issues
Expert:  Chris (aka-Moose) replied 12 days ago.

Did you do the electrical tests to check the wiring to the BCM I outlined?