Chrysler Full-Size Vans 1967-1988 Repair Guide

Turn Signal/Hazard Warning Flasher Switch

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REMOVAL & INSTALLATION



1967 Models
  1. Remove the steering wheel.
  2.  
  3. Unscrew the turn signal lever.
  4.  
  5. Remove the column tube upper spring and spacer.
  6.  
  7. Disconnect the turn signal wires at the lower connector.
  8.  
  9. Remove the 2 switch hold-down screws and pull the switch and wiring from the column.
  10.  
  11. Installation is the reverse of removal.
  12.  

1968-88 Models

See Figures 1, 2, 3 and 4

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Fig. Fig. 1: Steering column wiring cover-1970-82 shown



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Fig. Fig. 2: Lock plate removal using the depressing tool



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Fig. Fig. 3: Turning signal switch components-1983-88 models shown



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Fig. Fig. 4: Turn signal lever retaining screw (A) and the three switch retaining screws (B) for standard columns

STANDARD COLUMNS
  1. Remove the steering wheel.
  2.  
  3. Remove the turn signal lever retaining screw and remove the lever.
  4.  
  5. Disconnect the turn signal switch wiring at the lower connector.
  6.  
  7. Remove the wiring cover.
  8.  
  9. Remove the snapring from the upper end of the shaft.
  10.  
  11. Remove the screws retaining the turn signal switch and upper bearing.
  12.  
  13. Lift out the turn signal switch and wiring.
  14.  
  15. Installation is the reverse of removal.
  16.  

TILT COLUMNS
  1. Remove the steering wheel.
  2.  
  3. Depress the lock plate with tool C-4156, or equivalent, just enough to remove the retaining ring, and pry the retaining ring out of the groove.
  4.  
  5. Remove the lock plate and upper bearing spring.
  6.  
  7. Place the turn signal switch in the right turn position.
  8.  
  9. Remove the screw which attaches the link between the turn signal switch and wiper/washer switch pivot.
  10.  
  11. Remove the screw which attaches the hazard switch knob.
  12.  
  13. Remove the 3 screws securing the turn signal switch.
  14.  
  15. Gently pull the switch and wiring from the column.
  16.  
  17. Installation is the reverse of removal.
  18.  

See Figures 5 and 6

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Fig. Fig. 5: Troubleshooting the Turn Signal Switch



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Fig. Fig. 6: Troubleshooting the Turn Signal Switch(cont.)

 
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