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Rear wiper does not work

We have a 1991 Civic DX and the rear wiper stopped working about 2 weeks ago after I changed the blade. The front ones work fine. Any suggestions on where to start troubleshooting and repair this issue?

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Check the rear wiper fuse in the fuse box or check the motor is connected correctly to the plug or check the motor earthing is well tightened to the chassis

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