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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 06-05-2010, 04:45 PM Thread Starter
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Blinker fluid?

Well I've always joke with the mechanically challenged about making sure they check/change their blinker fluid, but I never thought I would actually find some in mine lol. Apparently due to all the rain we have been getting, I noticed yesterday there was a good bit water in my left rear turn signal(was on the right but started to sag). Thankfully it didn't short anything out, but I am concerned that this could become a problem. This particular turn signal is aftermarket, had to replace it when I had my low speed laydown last year. Took the lens off to let the water out and the seal looks good so I'm wondering how water got it there in the first place.


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post #2 of 3 (permalink) Old 06-05-2010, 05:04 PM
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Maybe a thin bead of silicone around the lip of the lens when you mount it? Seems that ought to waterproof it.

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I just looked at this to see what the current joke was.But i see what you mean ,could it be running down the wires thru the threaded mount tube.I'd squirt a little silicone in by my wires and seal that part also use some vaseline, a light coat on both sides,on the seal for the lens.Just guessing here ,this is a new one on me.




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