rear hatch light ajar,light staying on in dash will not go out on 1990 Honda Civic Si

the rear hatch light ajar light in dash will not go out even though the hatch is locked and closed....any suggestions

by in Blaine, WA on May 03, 2011
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ANSWER by , May 03, 2011
Most likely it is a mis-adjusted or defective 'hatch closed' switch. It will be in or near the hatch latching mechanism.
COMMENT by , May 03, 2011
thanks i will have a look there .just started out of the blue....worked fine for years