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Just installed a new turn signal unit on a 1999 Chevy Tahoe…

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Just installed a new turn signal unit on a 1999 Chevy Tahoe e turn signals worked for a few minutes and now they do not!

Mechanic's Assistant: Have you checked the fuse?

All of them

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your Tahoe yourself? What have you tried so far?

Yes,...and also when rn the flashers on the left front light doesn’t work

Mechanic's Assistant: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?

Not at the moment ...and ask you

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Pete
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Hi, my name is ***** ***** I will be happy to assist with this today.In some cases, I may need more info to assist better.I apologize for any delay.
I am here Sundays through Thursdays from around 5 am to 2 pm Mountain time.If you respond and I do not respond back right away I will do so as soon as I can.

Check the connections at the turn signal switch itself and see if any terminals are backed out or burned or damaged causing this issue here with the terminals needing to be repaired or replaced to resolve this fault.If this is or was checked already and found to be o.k. let me know.

If more help is needed, use the reply tab to continue our conversation. If no further assistance is needed, kindly rate my service, your 5-star rating is appreciated ( should be a link to click on here or above).You can rate at any time and we can continue to work on your question as this will not close out your question.I work on delivering the best answer and help here but in some cases, it can be difficult to do without seeing the vehicle.

Thanks Pete

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Customer reply replied 1 month ago
I checked these items and the tabs were not connected all the way! Thank you for the advice.

Your welcome.If you need anything else let me know.

Thanks Pete

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