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All of a sudden the parking lights have been staying on even

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all of a sudden the parking lights have been staying on even when switch is off - i pilled one of the aux maxi fuses and they go off (actually work with the switch) so obviously theres a short somewhere- any ideas
JA: Just to clarify, what are the exact lights you're talking about?
Customer: parking light front and rear
JA: What is the model/year of your Chevy?
Customer: 1999 gmc k2500 suburban
JA: Are you fixing your 2500 yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: just happened last night and havnt had a chance to really look, i was just about to see if i can find out what the aux 1 and aux 2 maxis actually power
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: that covers it
Submitted: 8 months ago.
Category: Chevy
Expert:  Dan replied 8 months ago.

http://www.dropbox.com/s/glcabght9t0rz7r/parking%20lights%20suburban.svg?dl=0

Hey there, here is a wiring diagram for the parking lights.

here is a diagram for the aux fuses.

https://www.dropbox.com/s/ti1rubfvbj37byh/sub1.svg?dl=0

https://www.dropbox.com/s/m4uiygq8v9el43b/sub2.svg?dl=0

Please reply to this if you need more help and we can continue this conversation. This does not have to be my only answer. If you are satisfied with my service, please rate at the top of the screen. Rating does not close out your question. Remember, sometimes it is difficult to completely diagnose your vehicle without being there, but I will try to give you the best answer I can. Hoping to be giving you 5 star service.

Customer: replied 8 months ago.
your links dont load
Expert:  Dan replied 8 months ago.

Does that work? Do any of the above links work? are you using internet explorer?

Expert:  Dan replied 8 months ago.

You need to click download and save them to your comp.

Expert:  Dan replied 8 months ago.

Hello again Dan here,

I am contacting you because the post has not been closed or rated.

This question is coming up on 7 days which means it will time out and close.

You have already paid to get this question answered, but you have not rated.

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