Signal switch on 2002 Volkswagen Jetta

Signals switch continues to click even when the signels are off I've replaced the Switch a couple of times and usually just works for about 3hours and continues on clicking as the turn signals are off. The Most Annoying thing ever.

by in Duvall, WA on June 20, 2009
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2 answers 1 comment
ANSWER by , June 20, 2009
Sounds like a partial short in the turn signal switch has damaged the flasher unit, seems to be a common problem with these VW.
COMMENT by , July 08, 2010
I have this same issue. How easy is it to replace the flasher unit?
ANSWER by , October 07, 2010
put a piece of cardboard between your air vent up by the flasher button, I found there is some connection in there that controls your flashers and blinkers. Mine did the same thing and I just got lucky and touched it, so I keep something in there at all times. Sometimes I have to adjust it to get my blinkers working again, but untill I fix it, what I am doing works.