1986 has TWO turn signal switches????

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1986 has TWO turn signal switches????

Postby socker_dad » Thu Jun 24, 2021 1:32 pm

I just bought my 86 720 4x4 (not a Hard body), and I've been working on getting the lights all working. I just replaced the LF12 turn signal flasher - and apparently it's just for the RH signals...because there is a CF124 flasher switch right beside it.

Did they actually use one flasher for each side of the truck???

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Re: 1986 has TWO turn signal switches????

Postby VStar650CL » Thu Jun 24, 2021 2:22 pm

According to the Chilton WD, one should be turn and one should be hazard. The hazard should have L/R in, R/L out. The turn should have Y/R in, G out. They both run through the hazard switch before going to the directional stalk. Here's the Chilton, they don't show the switch throws but it should be way better than nothing.

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