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#1 Old 01-27-2010, 12:33 AM
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hi guys
just got myself 07 santa fe
have small problem tho
when I open the door interior lights are not going on
doesn't matter wich door are open it is not working
but
I can turn them on manually , so fuse is fine i guess
what my be a cause of it?
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#2 Old 01-27-2010, 05:10 AM
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not a fuse or they would not work at all, stupid question but have you got the switch on the interior light turned on to 'door'?



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QUOTE (golonaus @ Jan 26 2010, 11:33 PM)
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hi guys
just got myself 07 santa fe
have small problem tho
when I open the door interior lights are not going on
doesn't matter wich door are open it is not working
but
I can turn them on manually , so fuse is fine i guess
what my be a cause of it?
Passenger Compartment:
See page 1-93 of your owners manual
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Luggage Compartment:
See page 1-94 of your owners manaul:
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door switch is on
when door open only rear lights going on front ones not
what to do??
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The dome lights on the center console (up front) don't come on with the door.

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Does your '07 lack a dome light near the center? If so there's a fix.

http://www.hyundai-forums.com/t16097-poor-...tion-update.htm
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QUOTE (golonaus @ Jan 29 2010, 12:46 AM)
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door switch is on
when door open only rear lights going on front ones not
what to do??
Works as designed. Those lights near the rearview mirror (the map lights shown on page 1-93 of the owners manual above) do not operate with the door.
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Works as designed. Those lights near the rearview mirror (the map lights shown on page 1-93 of the owners manual above) do not operate with the door.
Oooooooooooh yes, they do. Just need to get the free fix that Don67 has already mentioned.

This fix has been in circulation for a few years so is old news for most Santa Fe owners.

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QUOTE (golonaus @ Jan 26 2010, 09:33 PM)
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hi guys
just got myself 07 santa fe
have small problem tho
when I open the door interior lights are not going on
doesn't matter wich door are open it is not working
but
I can turn them on manually , so fuse is fine i guess
what my be a cause of it?
Apparently the original owner never bothered to get the "free" fix.

Take it to your dealer. It only takes a half hour or so.

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