How do I test or diagnose whether I have a turn signal relay problem or a hazard flasher relay problem

Asked by Mar 07, 2015 at 08:28 PM about the 2001 Volkswagen Passat GLX

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

2001 volkswagen passat 2.8l
V6 The turn signals and the
hazard flashers quit
functioning and I need to
know what or which one
should be replaced.

2 Answers

860

Sounds like you have an electrical issue powering both circuits. Both relays being bad is slim, but possible on a 14 year old car. Have a parts store, mechanic or electrician check both relays.

1,325

You need a new hazard switch.

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