heater and signal lights not working

Asked by Dec 28, 2012 at 04:46 PM about the 1990 Ford Tempo 4 Dr GL Sedan

Question type: General

When I start my car the heater does not blow air and the signal lights do not work?  Is that some type of
fuse needed

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It's a worn ignition switch. Remove the lower plastic piece between the steering wheel and the dash and you should see a rectangular white plastic plug connected to a metal one the same size. This gets worn and loose. Wiggle it around some and see if you can get your turn signals to work.

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Thanks your answer is very helpfull!! Liz

Thanks I know this is it because I had a key get stuck in switch took apart the plastic and that plug just fell in the floorboard thanks

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