Mechanics

LEFT REAR TURN SIGNAL NOT WORKING AND FRONT LEFT TURN SIGNAL COMES ON WHEN I HIT THE BRAKES.

2006 Jeep Grand Cherokee • 6 cylinder AWD Automatic • 103,000 miles

On my 2006 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo, my left rear turn signal does not come on when I'm driving, but when I'm parked it works just fine. I replaced the bulb just in case, but the problem still exists. I also noticed that my front left turn signal comes on when I hit the brakes, which makes absolutely no sense to me. In addition, the left rear turn signal bulb works just fine when I turn on the hazards and when I hit the remote door lock key. I'm not sure what the problem is or how to fix it. Any ideas?
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Stacyscottjr
January 8, 2014.




You have an electrical short or an open circuit at some point. Are you able to trace wiring and use a multi meter?

I don't even know what a multi meter is. Although I'm mechanically inclined, I haven't spent much time working on cars. Can you explain what a multi meter is and how to use it?
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Stacyscottjr
Jan 8, 2014.
It is basically a device used to check for voltage, continunity. It is simple to use, but tracing wires through the vehicle can be a pain.


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