When your lights are sequencing too rapidly, causing the outer light to not fully illuminate, your original unit is most likely the culprit. This solid state unit replaces the small red (69-70) or green (71-73) flasher found under the dash, next to the radio.
Replaces Ford part # D0WY-13350-A.
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