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post #1 of (permalink) Old 08-30-2001, 07:59 PM
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my cruise control on my 90 model fullsize blazer doesn't work and the vacume lines look good so is it possible to be an electrical problem in the steering column. i know my old 83 chevy had a brake switch with vacume lines going to it that turned cruise control off when i hit the brakes. is there one on this truck i dont remember seeing one when i put in the cd player. any help is appreciated.

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Re: cruise control

possible problems:

- blown fuse
- short or open circuit in the CC circuit
- faulty brake or clutch switch
- leaky vacuum circuit
- faulty CC switch
- faulty stepper motor
- faulty transducer
- faulty speed sensor
- faulty CC module

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Re: cruise control

Probably the switch. It is the usual suspect. See if you can get a spare one from a local dealership and try it. They asre easy to replace, cost about 60 bones for a new one, about 10 min to install.

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Re: cruise control

the usual problem I have found is the wires break on the turn signal lever which go into the switches. there is also a brake switch on the brake pedal. It's an electric switch that must be closed for the cruise to work, it could be out of adjustment

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