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01 sportster xl 883 my blinkers wont flash unless i keep hitting the switch on and off have seperate switches for left and right whats the problem

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Sounds like your turn signal controller is bad. Contact me directly and I'll send you a trouble shooting guide. It's far too much to type in here.

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