98 E250 Van. Turn signals just stopped working...no blinking lights
on the outside, no blinking on the dash. Checked the fuses, all okay.
I think it started when I tried to put on the hazzards...turn signals
stopped working after that. If I hold down the Hazzard switch really
hard, then the turn signals work.
Could this be as simple as a faulty hazzard switch? Any possible
solutions? Can just the hazzard switch be replaced or (with my luck)
do I have to buy a whole new steering mechanism for $5000?
On Fri, 26 Dec 2003 22:13:28 GMT, David Sandberg wrote:
This happened (just one side) with the 88 Pontiac station wagon I used
last year. It turned out, on that car, that one of the two bulbs on
that side's tail light was burned out.
That sounds reasonable to me, but I really don't know.
AFAIK the switches in the steering column can be replaced. However
labor is rather costly due to the work needed to get in there. (well,
a certain shop told me dad they wouldn't even dare try repairing the
P/N switch on his 83 Clubwagon, back in the day, because of the many
small parts in the mechanism)
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============================is the hazard switch on top of the column? If so, spray some wd-40 inside it
(slowley through the top
)and work the switch off and on about 50 times. It will most likely come
back to life.
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