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Flasher clicking noise

Inappropriate clicking sounds from Turn signal/Flasher area continue even after replacing Flasher unit in my 2002 Passat. All lights are working when they should. What could I check next, and how? Thanks.

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  • carle860 Oct 04, 2008

    Thanks for response. Clicking is coming from Flasher unit, as if it was blinking, which it is not. It does not seem to be related to the use of turn signals or flasher.

  • gilbert_sp Feb 12, 2009

    I have the same problem. It comes on at what would be apparently random intervals and stays on for as long as it feels like. The car also has problems starting (new battery - will require a boost from time to time). The car is now unreliable and I'm worried it will strand my wife. This is in a string of many problems. We can not endorse Volkswagen and will not buy another.

    2002 VW Jetta 1.8T.




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They tend to speed up when the powers to high...;)

Posted on Sep 26, 2008

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    jesper johansen Oct 04, 2008

    If it continues after turning OFF the indikator, its probably another relay.

    Maybe the Coolingfan-relay, are you sure its an "Inappropriate" sound!?

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    jesper johansen Oct 07, 2008

    Sorry, ive been told theyre intall. something called "Easyblink" overhere, because of a new law on"lanechanging" you only have to "move" the arm down and

    the blinker blinks 3-4 times after swithing it off, if its "aftermarket" you can probably take it off...;)



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