Questions tagged [flasher]

Colloquial term for a turn signal indicator.

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1987 mazda b2000 turn signal flasher location

I am wondering where the turn signal flasher for a 1987 mazda b2000 is located? My turn signals don't work, but my hazard works. Is there a separate relay flashers or, is it a fusable link?
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Why did the old-school thermal flashers remain in use for so long?

I'm rebuilding an MGA and i'm at the point of revising the electronics. Today I was making a DIY flasher with a simple RC circuit. This will replace the old thermal flasher which depends on the right ...
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I shorted out my flasher relay, what would have been damaged?

So the other day I had to replace my flasher relay in my 2002 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo and my directionals were fine. Me being a young broke college kid decided I would try and fix the solders on my ...
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Chaning turn signal flasher in a 1996 Buick Century

I need to know how many flashers a 1996 Buick Century has and how to change a flasher?
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What are the common causes of inconsistent/dead flashers?

My car's flashers does not work anymore. They started being inconsistent few days ago - but now are completely dead (except in rare cases where I manage to get 1 fast flash). Using my basis knowledge,...
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Is it possible to repair an intermittent or flaky turn signal flasher relay?

Ouch, a new turn signal flasher relay is $65 at the local parts shop. Is it possible to DIY a repair of such a flasher relay?
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Trouble with lights on truck, using dc-dc converter & flasher unit

I have a friend who has asked me to help him sort out his truck lighting. It is a 24v truck with a 24-12v dc-dc converter for the body. It has 2 flashing lights, that when active make all the other ...