How JustAnswer Works:
  • Ask an Expert
    Experts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional Answer
    Via email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site. Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee
    Rate the answer you receive.
Ask Roadside Jerry Your Own Question
Roadside Jerry
Roadside Jerry, Auto Mechanic
Category: Car
Satisfied Customers: 2948
Experience:  Auto Mehanic 39 years,30 with the NYPD Fleet Service Division
Type Your Car Question Here...
Roadside Jerry is online now
A new question is answered every 9 seconds

96 Continental: driver door..warning..interior lights come

Customer Question

I have a 96 Continental   driver door open warning comes on when door is obviously closed I cant seem to figure out where the activation point for the door is on the body.Very frustrating when the interior lights come on when I stop at night.
Submitted: 8 years ago.
Category: Car
Expert:  Roadside Jerry replied 8 years ago.

Hi, the switch is located inside the door latch mechanism. You may be able to repair the problem by spraying the latch with WD 40, as shown in the photo.Opening and closing the door sharply a few times usually gts the switch to free up.


Roadside Jerry and 5 other Car Specialists are ready to help you