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Old 02-08-2019, 08:50 PM
squarebody84 squarebody84 is offline
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Default 2002 Cavalier turn signal keeps going out

Hi all,
I have an 02 Cavalier. The rear turn signal keeps going out. However, both bulbs are good (they are dual filament bulbs). I have had this problem before about a year ago. I replaced the socket that the bulb plugs into and the harness plugs into and it fixed the problem until recently. The turn signal went out last week and I went to AutoZone and bought a new socket for both sides. I plugged it into the harness and plugged the bulb in, and it worked just fine. Only about a week after, it went out again this evening.
I checked the bulbs again and both are good. I pulled the bulb and flipped it around and it started to work again just fine. I went out to dinner this evening and the darn thing isn't working again. Anyone else had this problem or have any suggestions? Turn signal relay is also new.
Thanks!
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Old 02-09-2019, 11:57 AM
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Default Re: 2002 Cavalier turn signal keeps going out

if it uses glass bulbs with the small contact wires on the outside carefully bend the contact wires so that they have a better connection in the socket.
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