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Hazard lights won't work on My 2001 Montana

The hazards won't work. Can't tell if it's the switch or a relay. The switch on the column won't push in and lock. Is this because the switch is busted or because the circuit is not being completed?
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Usualy if a switch does not set its because it could be bad.try checking power at the hazard fuse,using a test light or just pull fuse out and inspect.most fuses power more than one circuit is a car,you just may have problem with a bad switch.all else fails just check for power at switch connect,if power is good then its in the switch,if power is no good then look for open circuit or bad wire or ground to switch

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Sounds like a problem with the signal switch / hazard light assembly. Must be replaced , necessary to remove steering wheel. Hope this helps

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Fig. Fig. 1 Turn the ignition switch to the RUN position and push the lock cylinder release pin with a suitable punch while ...



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Fig. Fig. 2 ... pulling out the lock cylinder



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Fig. Fig. 3 Remove 3 steering column shroud retaining screws and ...



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Fig. Fig. 4 ... remove the upper and ...



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Fig. Fig. 5 ... lower steering column shrouds



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Fig. Fig. 6 Remove the switch retaining screws, lift the switch assembly up and ...



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Fig. Fig. 7 ... detach the switch electrical connectors to remove the switch

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