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Signal switch I keep hearing a clicking noise from behind the glove box. It makes a sound light my signal lights are on but they are not. Any suggestions?

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  • sany65 May 01, 2009

    I just had the same problem in my 2000 GMC Jimmy. It clicked from behind the glove box like the signals were on but were not on. I had the turn signal switch/arm replaced, and thank god it doesn't click anymore!

    At the dealer, the part is 225.00 and at O'Reily's it is 136.00. I decided to buy the one from OReily's because it's cheaper.The only thing is, when the turn signal cancels after making a turn it has a popping sound. I hope this helps

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I also have a 2000 GMC JImmy, my truck started doing the same thing. The first couple times it happened I noticed little puffs of smoke coming from the console right where the hazard light button is. I believe it was the blinker switch itself. Honestly, I checked into a new swithch, and it was around $150, so I hesitated. The funny thing is it went away on its own. It lasted a total of 2-3 months, went away for 2 months, came back for a week, and hasnt done it in the past two months. I am completely guessing, but I think it is possible that there was dirt or metal wear shavings that got in the switch and worked themselves out. Either that or the truck is posessed, which I would not doubt. If I could get more than four cents for trade on the thing, I would have sold it along time ago. Try shooting some compressed air around the hazard button, and where the switch goes into the column. Perhaps some electrical contact spray if that does not work. If that does not work, try giving it some time and see if it goes away as mine did....... hope this helps. I know it is annoying to listen to, but if it is not harming anything, give it a bit.........

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Signal arm needs to be replaced...had same problem...now works fine

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