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I have a 1984 Chevy Silverado 2wd it keeps blowing fuses that make my parking lights and interior lights work my head lights still work every time I put a new fuse in and as soon as I pull the light knob to turn them on in,less than 5 seconds it blows it could it be the light knob aka the switch that needs to be replaced? Or what could it be?

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