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Right turn signal flashing to fast.

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by Jacked Burton, Aug 14, 2019.

  1. Aug 14, 2019 at 10:02 AM
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    Jacked Burton

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  2. Aug 14, 2019 at 10:11 AM
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    Fast flashing is normally an indication of a burnt out bulb as you already understand.

    In this case however, because those tail lights use LEDs (which draw much less power and cause hyper flash), they also have an internally built in resistor to prevent hyper flashing. The resistors get very hot so I would guess that there was some sort of failure in the resistor itself.
     
  3. Aug 14, 2019 at 10:19 AM
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    ^yup.

    If the taillights are new, you might try and go through the warranty process. If not, you can add an in line resistor for a couple bucks yourself to the right side taillight blinker wire.
    Spyder is sort of know for random QC issues like that. Some of their lights are good for years while others are DOA out of the box. Kind of a gamble every time.
     
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    Any Idea on which one I can order to remedy this?
     
  5. Aug 14, 2019 at 10:28 AM
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  7. Aug 14, 2019 at 10:29 AM
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