Why do my running lights(parking lights) blink on and off when I touch the blinker/head light switch 1996 toyota corolla?

Asked by Oct 07, 2013 at 09:07 PM about the 1996 Toyota Corolla DX

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

headlights do not flicker off and on, but the parking lights flash off and on when I even
touch the blinker arm. is there a loose connection do you think or is the switch/arm bad?

2 Answers


So do the lights flash on and off with the turn signal? If they do then you have a grounding problem in the lighting circuit. If not then there could be a cross circuit in the signal switch or wiring.


Replace the switch and safe your self the headack Its a old switch and is worn out

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