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Turn signals will not turn on unless the brights are on and lever is held in place

I just bought this car and it runs great but the turn signals will only turn on if I flip the switch in place and then pull it toward me until it "connects" which is also turning on the brights. I also have to hold it in place or they stop blinking. This is very strange. I would like to try and fix it myself, but not sure where to start.

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It turns out the fuse was taken out for the turn signals because there is a short somewhere in the steering column that causes it to smoke and burn. I'm taking it to a mechanic - sigh.

Posted on Sep 07, 2008


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