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Replacing Winshield Wiper Motor '97 740IL BMW

I'm trying to find out how to change my wiper motor on my 1997 740IL BMW. I was told that it's under the dash board but I'm not sure how to go about getting to it. Any help would be GREATLY appreciated.

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youll have to raise the hood on the truck to access the screws that hold it in place there should be 2 of them holding it

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try checking for a short to power on ur 12 volt comming into motor also check for a good ground at the plug for ur wiper motor

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Remove arm(s), put wiper motor in park,(shut off) then re-install arm at base of windshield where they were before,when shut off.(in park position.)

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check the fuses under the dash and under the hood

failing that go to auto zone they can show you the location and quote the parts price too
remem ber to turn on wipers and turn on ignition dont start the car look under hood listen for winding noise locate noise locate wiper motor

if making wiring noise remove and re conect wiper arms inside as they are prone to poping off if over loaded like when frozen to wind screen they pop the conector rather than burn the motor out ]

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SOURCE: where can i find the wiper relay for a 1997 bmw

under the hood, standing toward the car and the car toward you, it should be at the back left corner in a box right on the other side of the passanger side dash board...

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