Flasher Relay Failure Can Cause Erratic Turn Signal Operation on Volkswagen Jetta

Erratic turn signal operation can be a result of a failing turn signal flasher relay which will require replacement.

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Average mileage: 99,812 (45,000–220,000)
5 model years affected: 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, more2005
23 people reported this problem
10 people shared problem details
Flasher keeps on ticking NON-STOP whithout the flashers actually lighting up.
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turn signal sound goes on at random moments,but not the actual signal
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2003 Volkswagen Jetta125,000
Had to replace the Flasher Relay, quick easy fix... just annoying
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No signals of hazards. VW JUNK!
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2001 Volkswagen Jetta115,000
Erratic clicky-sound of the turn signal, yet no visible/physical problem with the signal. Just an annoyance.
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Turn signals stop working completely during driving, sometimes producing a constant tonal noise, other times no noise. The a/c stops working at the same time.
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Turns signals stopped functioning properly and began to stick on or off. Correction was done by dealer under recall.
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2001 Volkswagen Jetta110,000
Turn signal clicks like a mad man on crack. Not repaired.
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blinker clicking noise randomly would go off,found it to have a short in the wire.
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This problem began at 50000 miles!
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