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I have 2 turn signal lights in the front, from (TSC) Tractor supply w/ 1157 bulbs. My rear I have installed LED's. I have the aftermarket turn signal lever on my steering wheel column. I have brake lights on and off, but no turn indicator, I have to do it manually? UP and Down! I do have a regular flasher, and I will get the special flasher for my rear LED's but since I don't have the LED flasher shouldn't my 1157 bulb still work for my fronts? Advise, thanks, Dana.

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Get the special flasher and also replace the 1157 bulbs with the LED type.There is a way to make them work but it is better to have all LEDs.
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One 1157 bulb will not draw enough amperage to operate the standard flasher, that is why when one bulb burns out the turn signal quits working. Either get a flasher made for LED's or replace the front 1157 bulbs with LED replacements.

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An electronic flasher will work fine for what you are needing (about 12-15 bucks)

If you go ALL leds then you will need to buy a much more expensive flasher made for a no load application. (either that or put some 194s up under the dash or something......the indicator lamps by themselves may be enough to trip the electronic flasher)
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