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Originally posted by JimHoyland
Get a pin switch from local auto alarm dealer or RS. Attach the ground wire to the pin switch and position the switch so it opens ( and closes the circuit) when the rean lid is opened.
You'll have to find an independant power supply for the light, then. It is tied into the parking light circuit (only gets power when the parking lights or headlights are on), and the power for the license plate lights goes through one pin of the rear trunk light.

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