Turn signals, brake light, horn, have stopped working.


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Turn signals, brake light, horn, have stopped working.

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OK,,,I know this has been addressed before some where in here,, I just can't find it. :D


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Re: Turn signals, brake light, horn, have stopped working.

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velvetrider wrote: Mon May 15, 2023 11:13 am OK,,,I know this has been addressed before some where in here,, I just can't find it. :D
All three of those run off the "Turn signal" fuse in the fuse box, so I suspect you've blown that fuse (or it has cracked/failed).
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yes Wingman thanks; I have replaced that 15a. fuse many times,, it blew when I used the Turn sig switch.
It does not blow now,,but condition of horn,break light and turn sigs, still exists..
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Re: Turn signals, brake light, horn, have stopped working.

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velvetrider wrote: Tue May 16, 2023 8:04 am yes Wingman thanks; I have replaced that 15a. fuse many times,, it blew when I used the Turn sig switch.
It does not blow now,,but condition of horn,break light and turn sigs, still exists..
If it keeps blowing, then you have an overload - or short somewhere. It's possible that something now has gotten hot enough to melt, so you're going to have to trace from the fuse box outward to find where the power stops flowing - and also fix whatever is causing it to blow in the first place.
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Re: Turn signals, brake light, horn, have stopped working.

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Thanks WM,, yea I am trying to locate short,,, It does not blow fuses any more when I activate the turn signal switch,,, The light,,signal light,, comes on but does not blink,, thanks for your thoughts.


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