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Turn signals work intermittally, if you hold them and don't click all the way, you can usually get them to work. would this be a short or would this normally require replacing parts?

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You have a bad multi function turn signal switch, you can usually pick up a goo replacement at the junk yard; very easy to replace

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Switch is going bad contacts are worn

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