indicators flash faster than normal bmw e36

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  1. steve_mr2turbo

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    my indicators are flashing fast just as if one of the bulbs has gone, i have checked all the bulbs and they are 21w 12v, and they all work, the hazzards flash fast too.
    cant see any other problems, anyone have any ideas? :smash::smash::thumbs:
     
  2. suprmek1

    suprmek1 Dori Mechanic

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    the flasher unit
     
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    haveyou put any aftermarket lights on it eg led's??
     
  4. steve_mr2turbo

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    no mate standatd bulbs.

    when you say flasher unit , thats the relay in the fuse box?
     
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    be happy at least yours flash, i broke a rear light a month back, stuck some lexus style ones on to run about, they looked bad and still the odd bulb didnt work, ive since replaced them with a standard set i got of ebay , i get tail light fail every time i get in . mot next month should be a laugh i think the bim has a ford identity crisis
     
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    try the light earths sounds like the prob i had
     
  7. steve_mr2turbo

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    cheers ill have a look at the earths, the car is stripped out , by me :) i may have cought a wire. mmm ill check it out.
     

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