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How do I turn off the hazard lights on 09 Cadillac STS when the hazard button is stuck?

I have pushed the hazard button repeatedly and have tapped it - it does not spring back up. I have shut the car off and restarted hoping it would reboot and allow the button to work - not. I have now exposed the rear fuse panels under the seats, but do not know which fuse will turn off the hazards. Help!

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There is a recall on the GM light system so check it out . The hazard light switch basically just connects both side indicators together. For a short term fix see if you can pull the connector of the back of the switch.

Posted on Dec 24, 2014

  • Judy Robison
    Judy Robison Dec 24, 2014

    Bill, I appreciate the response, but how do I get to the connector at the back of the switch?

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