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1999 Subaru Forester blinker problem

When I turn the blinker on, the light just stays on instead of blinking, and same with the hazard lights. The car actually started doing that in the middle of a trip.

anyone know what the problem could be?

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More then likely just a $5 flasher unit in with the fuses.

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by the way, they dont turn on at all anymore. I checked all the turn signal bulbs and they were fine and changed the 2 front ones anyway, and checked all the fuses they are also fine.

where is the flasher unit located? can I tell if its broken just by looking at it?

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Did you check the blinker fluid reservoir? You should top it off before checking anything else, just to be sure...



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I don't even know what that is
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When I turn the blinker on, the light just stays on instead of blinking, and same with the hazard lights. The car actually started doing that in the middle of a trip.

anyone know what the problem could be?
I posted the wiring diagrams for your year Forester here. Perhaps that will help.

Bobby...

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