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My blinkers horn and windshield wipers all went out. That is…

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Hello, my blinkers horn...

Hello, my blinkers horn and windshield wipers all went out

Mechanic's Assistant: Have you checked the fuses? Do you know if there is power to the wiper motor?

That is one thing i have not done

Mechanic's Assistant: What is the model/year of your VW?

2001 Passat

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

Yes and ive tested the ignition switch and checked fuses

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

Thats all ive done

Submitted: 7 months ago.Category: VW
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VW Mechanic: Marty, ASE Certified Technician replied 7 months ago
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Hi, my name is***** is usually caused by a bad ignition switch or a bad load reduction relay. If you have done proper testing at the ignition switch and found that you are getting all of your voltages out of the switch I would try a new load reduction relay.

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