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Re: [oletrucks] Greetings!

To: "Ben Bennett" <greyhawk200@att.net>, "Wayne" <wgt@telus.net>
Subject: Re: [oletrucks] Greetings!
From: "JULIE HUBER" <JHUBER@alltel.net>
Date: Sat, 17 Mar 2001 19:42:00 -0000
i have found a bad ground to front signel assembly will cause this.
Greg In Fla
56 short
-----Original Message-----
From: Ben Bennett <greyhawk200@att.net>
To: Wayne <wgt@telus.net>
Cc: Ole Trucks <oletrucks@autox.team.net>
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.
>Hi Wayne,
>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.
>Ben Bennett
>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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