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Turn signals and traction control are not working properly.

I have a 2001 monte carlo and my turn signals will work sometimes but most of the time they wont what can i do to fix it also my traction control is acting up it will make a noise and say traction active and then it will turn off so will the abs what can i do to fix it?

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  • rcasadei Dec 09, 2008

    same problem with the traction control/ABS on my 2003 Pontiac clue what is, no codes ever show, so they tell me its NOT the wheel clue

  • Anonymous Jan 04, 2009

    Hey i got the same problem with the turn signals too, they say its a short in the wires, your turn signals connect through your hazrd lights, i learned that pressing the hazrd lights button on and off till they cut on and stay on will work, its only a temp. fix but can be helpful

  • chevy_tru66 Feb 25, 2009

    I have a 2002 Monte Carlo and when i first start my car and start moving the abs will act like I'm slid ding when I'm not, then it will turn off my traction control, my abs and even set the light for my parking break. i have replaced to wheel hubs already! and didn't fix anything. also my turn signal's have this deal were they work when they want to kinda thing???? no clue there. and my gas gauge has not worked in a year! if there is anyone who can help me with the any of these please do. this is the only vehicle i have to take my son with me. i am a single dad who just got laid off and cant afford to pay a mechanic. i am scared to take him with me anymore who knows what will break next! email me at any help is greatly appreciated

  • Anonymous Apr 21, 2009

    I have a 2001 Monte Carlo LS. Sometimes the turn signal won't work. If I push the hazard light switch and turn it off, the turn signal will work. Also, the traction control comes on when it shouldn't and the ABS makes a noise. Just got the radio fixed. Sometimes it would play, sometimes not. Turns out it was the amp in the trunk compartment that was bad. Replaced the transmission at 60,000 miles. Low coolant light comes on at start up. Sometimes the blower motor won't work.


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I had the same problem with mine.  All you have to do is replace the hazzard switch.  It costs about 40 bucks for the switch, and takes about ten minutes to replace.  Just take off the dash cover and swap them out.
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