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92 Loyale turn signal problem
Posted 27 April 2004 - 01:07 AM
I've searched previous posts and found others also frustrated with the lack of information about Subaru turn signal flasher location. Then, I wonder, maybe the flasher isn't my problem. What do you all think?
I have a 92 Loyale 4wd wagon. The rear turn signal lights work fine. The front lights come on with the headlights, but do not flash. They also do not flash with the 4-way flasher, though the rear lights do.
My initial thought was, is there a separate flasher for the front? If so, where is it? While my Chilton's manual says it's in the fuse panel, that's not so. Only fuses are there. :-( Or is this problem not that simple?
I swear I use my turn signals...I really do...it's just those people in front of me can't see them....
Thanks for any help!
Posted 27 April 2004 - 08:40 AM
I don't mean to sound mean or anything... But you do know that the front corner lights do not flash with the hazards/turn signals right?
The front hazards/turn signals are inset in the front bumper.
Again, not trying to sound condecending.. I just know that I thought it was weird that the front corner lights don't flash.. and I have seen others(myself included) that thought there was something wrong because of it as well
Posted 27 April 2004 - 11:28 AM
I would go thru all the bulbs on each side, and rule out that possibility first. If you have spares, you can use the substitution method. A scotch brite pad should be adequete for cleaning up your sockets.
If it does turn out to be the flasher, you'll have to remove the lower dash trim. I believe it is located near (but not on) the fuse box on the Loys.
good luck, John
Posted 28 April 2004 - 09:54 AM
Look at the bulb and see if it has two elements. One will be for running lights and one for the blinker.
Just a thought?
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