Fast blinker on vehicle ?


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Old 10-03-16, 01:50 PM
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Fast blinker on vehicle ?

One of my blinker is going really fast and the light is NOT burned out. What could this be? Thanks.
 
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Old 10-03-16, 01:53 PM
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Check the other bulb. If the front is blinking fast, check the rear, while it is blinking & vice versa.
 
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I agree, fast blinking almost always indicates a burned out bulb, front or back. Not sure if the side markers can cause it also.
 
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Old 10-03-16, 03:02 PM
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Those bulbs also have "high" and "low"... so check ALL parking lights (low) as well as brake/turn signals. (high)
 
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wrong bulb can cause this. or bad flasher
 
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Old 10-03-16, 09:17 PM
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I agree a wrong bulb could be the culprit.
Make sure no LED bulbs were used as substitutes.
 
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"One of my blinker is going really fast and the light is NOT burned out. What could this be?

The "What could this be?" question that I have is what make/year/model vehicle do you have ??

What light is not burned out?
 
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It's a 2014 Honda CR-V. No lights are burned out. Not brake lights. Not blinkers. Not running lights. Not parking. Nothing.
And then here's the thing. It's intermittent. It did it for a while and then stopped. Then it did it again for a couple of weeks straight. And then it stopped.
Could it be that one of the bulbs is just on the VERGE of burning out? It's really strange.
 
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Old 10-04-16, 03:41 PM
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I'd say it's the blinker relay. Needs replacement.
 
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Is it blinking fast (intermittently) on the left side or right side?
 
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The problem is on the left side.

It even changes during the middle of a turn (fast to regular or vise versa).
 
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I wonder if there is a wire with the insulation rubbing thru in column ?
 
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I would change both turn signal bulbs on the left side (front & rear).

I bet your problem will go away then.
 
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Old 10-05-16, 02:27 PM
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Could be a bad ground to one of the bulbs. When you hit a bump it may make a good connection for a while.
 
 

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