Questions tagged [flasher]

Colloquial term for a turn signal indicator.

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Why there is ticking noise and turn indicator lights blinking in car while driving even if I'm not touching the lever?

I own a Tata motors Indica DLS V2. I've noticed that there is ticking noise (similar to the one produced during turn signal) and turn indicator lights blink while driving, even if I'm not even ...
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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 ...
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