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2002 Volkswagen Jetta Question: Signal switch



FredPadron, 1.8L 4 Cylinder, Duvall, WA, June 20, 2009, 16:00

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.

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    patrick mannion from Greg Solow's Engine Room, June 20, 2009, 17:22

    Sounds like a partial short in the turn signal switch has damaged the flasher unit, seems to be a common problem with these VW.

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    Visitor, July 08, 2010, 19:20

    I have this same issue. How easy is it to replace the flasher unit?

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    Visitor, October 07, 2010, 18:27

    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.

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