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Old 04-23-2012, 09:50 AM
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I got a message saying my left turn signal was out. I replaced the build and the bulbs is working and coming on, but I still have the message and when you click the turn signal it flashes really fast like if it's still out.

Could this be an electrical issue or fuse? But it's not the bulb.

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I dont think there are fuses anymore in these trucks, I am not sure where the flasher is but I would try to reset the computer and see if that works.
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Mine has done this once, and it was because the bulb was not seated in the socket all the way. See if you can push the bulb into the plug some more and it might stop. There are fuses, but that would cause the system not to work at all.

If not the bulb, I suspect the flasher relay itself has gone out. Not too expensive to fix or hard to get to.

I love how my computer will tell me when I have a brake light or signal out. Wont tell me when the headlights are out though, since I put the HID's in.
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I think AoO hit it on the head... your bulb is probably not properly seated


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I love how my computer will tell me when I have a brake light or signal out.
surprisingly it won't tell you when the third brake light is out either....


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