i have found a bad ground to front signel assembly will cause this.
Greg In Fla
From: Ben Bennett <firstname.lastname@example.org>
To: Wayne <email@example.com>
Cc: Ole Trucks <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: Saturday, March 17, 2001 5:09 PM
Subject: Re: [oletrucks] Greetings!
>> My question is this: The darned signal indicator light on the
>> dash stays on perpetually. Interestingly, it does flash 'off and
>> on' only when signalling. The unit itself is a hefty aftermarket
>> (non solid-state) device mounted to the steering column. The make
>> is a "da"(?) and has 7 wires coming from it. I have plugged in a
>> new 6 volt flasher unit but the indicator light still stays on.
>> Any ideas on a fix?
>> I have thought about installing something that would reverse the
>> condition ..along the lines of a diode but am not sure how to go
>> about this.
>I don't think a diode will do it, they flow current in one
>direction, not reverse it. Maybe the indicter lamp is returned to
>the wrong polarity. If it goes to the battery try returning it to
>ground or if ground try battery. remember, the other side of the
>lamp, not the lead coming from the TS.
>I Haven't Lost My Mind -- It's Backed Up On Disk Somewhere
>oletrucks is devoted to Chevy and GM trucks built between 1941 and 1959
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