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Wipers possitioning Suddently the wipers are stoping in the middle of the window instead of the bottom. Any suggestions as to how to how to reset them to the proper possition? Thanx

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  • tasosg8 Nov 18, 2008

    Thanx for the reply. Its a new motor, replaced a month ago. The problem appeared after about an hour of use betw. interm. & reg. I tried pushing them down with the ignition key on & off, same result, they go up again (***** dudes). By the way the car is 03. Propably there is a trick to it like the power windows, ....anybody knows it??





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Sounds like you got a wiper motor problem or a sticking wiper rack,see if you can pull them back to the proper position if it is very tight you probably got a tight rack...

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