Interior MAP lights on 03 aCCORD

This is a repost from one I sent in the summer in hopes of maybe someone new may read as it still doesn't work. And also because I think I posted to the
wrong Honda group before. We have a 2003 Accord EX-L 4 cyl - the front map / courtesy lights only light w/ the door open and they dim when closed then go off but they do not work when you just push the button with the key in or out (They'll go off if you push them and the door is open). Once I tried the valet key and they worked - then stopped. This started after getting a state inspection - coincidence I hope. We didn't realize how much we used them til they stopped working. Would anyone know a fix for this that I could do? I checked all fuses etc. Our Honda dealer is far away. I could take to local garage but prefer not to. If anyone can help, PLEASE let me know. THANKS!! Jim I am not good at newsgroup stuff or how to search to see if this was answered before (I'm getting old). Last time I asked for help was several years ago (I had to dig out old PC just to see how to get into this newsgroup - it's not on new PC - someone set this up last time I had a question).
THANKS!!!!!!!!!!
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