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dirtbagx89 01-30-2010 06:53 PM

hazard/turn signal light erratic behavior
 
im looking at a 97 3.0 4x4 5spd that has some weird turn/ hazard signal behavior. i need to wiggle the multifunction switch to get the left signal to work. to get the right to work i have to turn the hazards on (which do not work by the way) to turn the right turn signal on... then that one does not turn off until i turn the hazards off..... im confused..... any ideas???


~ Don

smakes 01-30-2010 06:58 PM

mine does the same thing if the hazard switch isnt in just the RIGHT position

dirtbagx89 01-30-2010 07:01 PM

so why doesnt the signal lights work correctly and the hazards not work at all? this truck is immaculate with low miles and the guy is only asking 800 because of that reason.

smakes 01-30-2010 07:02 PM

the multifunction switch could be goin bad

STL 01-30-2010 07:02 PM

Multifunction switch may need to be replaced

STL 01-30-2010 07:04 PM

Ebay: Multifunction Switch $41 dollars<---CLICK

or try Junk yard check out car-part.com to search local junkyards in your state

dirtbagx89 01-30-2010 07:04 PM

cheapest place to get a new or working one?

modelageek 02-01-2010 08:16 PM

an immaculate low mleage 97 4x4 for $800 snap it up. it cant be anything to tough to fix

dirtbagx89 02-02-2010 11:54 AM

well the only prob is one spot on the frame... its like 2 inches behind the drivers side rear leaf spring shackle... its all the way through... so i have to go over the frame with a fine toothed comb before i even consider buying it.... are the wheelbases of the 6ft and 8ft boxes the same??

modelageek 02-02-2010 12:12 PM

check the frame out good. the truck is usless if the frame is rotted. I think the SB is about 108" and the LB is 114". it is proably going to need rear leafspring hangers and shckles. and the braklines could be pretty rusty

dirtbagx89 02-03-2010 01:15 PM

brake lines are all new and the res. is too... im planning on going to look at it tuesday again possibly just to go over it again..


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