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I have a Chevy Cavalier 2005.  The right turn signal is flashing fast which in the past has meant that the right rear turn signal has burnt out.  However, both the front and back signals are working.  The right signal indicator on the dash is staying lit solidly when the car is turned on whether I'm using the signal or not.  Nothing seems to be wrong with the left.

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GOOD MORNING CONNIE, THIS SOUNDS LIKE A GROUND PROBLEM IN ONE OF YOUR LIGHT SOCKETS ON THE RIGHT SIDE OF COURSE..WHAT I WOULD LIKE YOU TO DO IS TURN YOUR 4 WAY FLASHERS ON AND GET OUT OF YOUR CAR AND LOOK AT THE FRONT AND REAR BULBS THAT ARE FLASHING,NOW COMPARE THE LEFT AND THE RIGHT BULB CANDLE POWER I THINK YOU WILL FIND ONE OF THE BULBS IN THE RIGHT FRONT OR REAR IS NOT AS BRIGHT AS THE ONE ON THE LEFT SIDE. IF SO THE GROUND IN THE SOCKET THAT IS NOT BRIGHT IS THE PROBLEM..YOU COULD TRY TO CLEAN THE SOCKET OUT OR REPLACE THE ENTIRE SOCKET ASSEMBLY.. MAKE SURE WHEN YOU CLEAN THE SOCKET, IF YOU DO,,  TURN OFF THE KEY OR YOU MAY BLOW THE FUSE WHILE TRYING TO CLEAN IT..ALSO IF THE SOCKET LOOKS GOOD REPLACE THAT BULB BEFORE REPLACING THE SOCKET.IT COULD JUST BE A BAD BULB..LET ME KNOW HOW HIS GOES. GOOD LUCK TOM..

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PLEASE READ ALL OF THIS BEFORE ASKING ANY QUESTIONS. IF THIS CHEVY SECTION IS MAXED OUT.YOU CAN REACH ME IN THE OLDS/BUICK SECTION. Will answer questions from 6:00am to 10:00pm all days [EST][[[ NO DIESEL OR PAINT QUESTIONS]]] will answer all 1965 to present QUESTIONS ON ALL GM'S on mechanics of these cars. Keep in mind i am not there in person i am going on what you are telling me !! PLEASE IF ASKING A QUESTION GIVE ME AS MUCH INFO AS POSSIBLE. THE MORE THE BETTER. SUCH AS YEAR,MAKE,MODEL,ENGINE SIZE. THIS WILL HELP ME HELP YOU. I will not be able to answer all questions because of some situations that i would really need to be there and see things for myself,such as electrical issues. In many cases i would need wiring diagrams. I can also give you an estimate on what the cost would be at our repair shop as an idea to help you. Keep in mind that my answer is ONLY MY ADVICE,ck with your mechanic as well.. >> THANK YOU, TOM..

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I have been a ASE certified master mechanic for over 30 years and certified IN ALL 8 CATEGORIES,[engine repair,engine performance,auto trans,manual trans,clutches,steering and suspension,brakes,electrical systems,heating and air/cond. I am also a state CERTIFIED inspector for over 30 years. I do computer work [pcm]fault codes,pcm flashing,state inspection monitor readiness,repairs on exhaust,fuel service,[injection and carburetor,] charging system problems, running issues,alignments,frame problems,tire balance,struts and of course standard and anti-lock brakes.

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