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Turn signals front and rear turn signal stays lit up all the time along with dash indicator even with key off. they do not blink and if you turn on headlights they go off. i have the bulbs out now because if the bulbs are in it also illuminates the headlights with the headlight switch off??? i unplugged the front blinker and if you touch the wires together it illuminates the headlights to full brightness also with the car off and the headlight switch off. i just bought the car and dont have a clue please help

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Try changing bulbs. check fuse.

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