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1988 Ford Taurus Turn Signals do not work

My hazard flashers do work on my Taurus, the turn signals do not(the bulbs are good). I thought it might have been the flasher relay, but the tech. at ford said it could be the actual switch in the steering column. Is there any truth to this statement and can anyone please help me. And if it is the relay can you tell me where it is. Thanx

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Yes, it certainly could be the switches in the windshield wiper stalk off of the steering column.
From day one, my (used 14K) 93 Taurus turn signals worked in some positions of the wiper speed and not in other positions of the wiper speed. Fortunately, they always work when the windshield wipers are off.

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