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Courtesy Lights / Door Switches hook up

Hi, I have converted my 51 Ford to 12volt. I have 3 courtesy lights and two 1951 door jamb switches. Each door switch has two connections. I gave constant power to the 3 lights wired together. I also wired the 3 grounds together. I I'm not sure how to hook up the door switches. I appreciate any help.
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You have options, but typically, Fords of that vintage are wired about like this:



Old Fords switch the positive side of the circuit and GM always switched the ground side of the circuit.

Good luck...
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Nice diagram Joe, thanks for helping out.

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51 Ford Courtesy lights

Wow! Thanks Joe. Even a caveman can understand your drawing. What a great reply. Thanks again.
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