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Turn signals work intermittantly

Sometimes the turn signals work, sometimes they don't. They will work ok for a couple of weeks and then quit altogether for a few days, then start working again for a while. Seems to be getting worse. Sometimes when they do work, I can hear a "buzzing" sound coming from behind the dash area somewhere (???). The emergency flashers (hazard lights) always work, no problem there. Can't be a blown fuse or the turn signals would never work until the fuse was replaced. Could this be a relay? The mutifunction switch?

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  • jlr1073 Jan 30, 2009

    Thanks for your input, Mr. Chronic. I will ohm the switch's terminals to check for continuity whenever I get a chance to take it all apart.

  • Anonymous Jan 31, 2009

    i have the same problem i changed all the bulbs

    and the indicater arm and they started to work for a while

    but now i have the same problem agian



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Multifunction switch? I think so.

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