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Turn signals wont work in 1997 ford explorer xlt

The hazards work and the fuses and bulbs aren't blown. pretty sure the problem maybe in the wiring harness in the steering column since when i push the adjustable column all the way up, but not in a "locked" position, i can get the signals to work but they turn right off again when the steering column rests in one of the adjustable positions. also, sometimes i hear a weird sound coming from the column when i try to engage the turn signals. how do i check where the problem is?

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It sound as if the problem is in you switch and you will need a puller to get the steering wheel off also take the negative side off the battery before you start and remove the fuse for the air bags as well if you have a library near you there you can get all of the pictures and diagrams so you can do the job easier

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