The door switches turn the light on by grounding the light out on the frame. There is always a hot wire. You are going to have to trace the ground wire back through the harness to see where it runs and/or if it's damaged.
My 5.2L Build thread
-1989 Jeep Wrangler 2.5L, soon to be 5.2L
-1996 Jeep Grand Cherokar 5.2L, donor and rainy day driver
-2004 Kawasaki KLR650 sunny day driver
Originally Posted by mudsweatNgearz
Leave em off and weld an I beam on. Bumperetts just scream homo.
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