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I have a 2003 Chevy Trailblazer Windshield Wiper problem.

The windshield wipers do not work. One day they just started going by themselves without us turning them on. Now they don't come on at all, we had to take the relay out because the Washer fluid had just started shooting out without us touching anything and without the car being turned on.

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  • kepler2169 Jan 14, 2009

    BadgerFan12: I have a 2002 Trailblazer LS and the wipers won't turn off as of this morning. I can increase the speed, but they will not stop. I have even pulled the fuse indicated as #9 in the manual and they still keep going. Does anyone have any suggestions?

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As it turns out, there is a recall On 2002-2003 Chevy Trail Blazer's
Windshield Wiper/washer
NHTSA No. 04V046000
Recall Date: Feb, 4th, 2004
Call your dealer to see if this is still under the recall to be fixed.
RECALL: 2002 - 2003 Chevrolet Trailblazer NHTSA Campaign Number: 04V046000 www.nhtsa.dot.gov
Manufacturer GENERAL MOTORS CORP. Recall Date: FEB 02, 2004 Potential Number Of Units Affected: 581394 Description VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD WIPER/WASHER Summary CERTAIN SPORT UTILITY VEHICLES HAVE WINDSHIELD WIPER SYSTEMS THAT WILL NOT TURN ON, CEASE OPERATION WHILE IN USE, FAIL TO TURN OFF/ON BY THEMSELVES (MOISTURE SENSITIVE WIPER SYSTEM), OR HAVE CONTINUOUS WINDSHIELD WASHER PUMP OPERATION BECAUSE THE PRESENCE OF WATER WITHIN THE WIPER MODULES CAN EITHER CAUSE A SHORT CIRCUIT OR CAN LEAD TO THE CORROSION OF COMPONENTS WITHIN THE MODULE. Consequence DEPENDING ON THE OCCURRENCE AND WEATHER SITUATION, DRIVER VISIBILITY COULD BE REDUCED, WHICH COULD RESULT IN A CRASH. Remedy DEALERS WILL COVER THE WINDSHIELD WIPER MODULE VENT HOLE WITH A PATCH. ALSO, THE WIPER MOTOR, CIRCUIT BOARD, AND ELECTRICAL CONNECTOR WILL BE INSPECTED TO SIGNS OF WATER INTRUSION AND/OR CORROSION AND BE REPLACED AS REQUIRED. THE RECALL BEGAN JULY 6, 2004. OWNERS SHOULD CONTACT CHEVROLET AT 1-800-630-2438; OLDSMOBILE AT 1-800-630-6537; OR GMC AT 1-866-996-9463.

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I had the same problem on my 2003. It turned out that it was a factory recall, because the wiper motor was not properly shielded from moisture and would start shorting out causing intermittent and eventually no wipers. I'd check with your dealer about a recall.

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SOURCE: windshield wiper fluid does not squirt out

go to a service station with an air compressor and with the air turned down to about 20 lbs blow into the washer top small hole to force fluid thru the hoses,not a lot of pressure so you blow hoses off or rupture something

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SOURCE: Windshield wiper fluid not coming out

get someone else to feel if the eletiric pump on the bottom of the fluid bottle is working.
other faults see if the lines going from the bottle to the nossils are not cut or split check the nossils are not blocked use a pin of some type.

Posted on Feb 16, 2009

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SOURCE: Windshield wiper fluid won't squirt

When you pull the lever to activate the windshield washers, do you hear any type of sound coming from under the hood?  A whirring sound should be heard from the little electric pump that feds the washers.
If you can hear the whir, then you should look for a possible clog in the washer hoses (there is more than one...).
If you cannot hear the whirr, then you should check the fuse that protects the windshield washer circuit.  Check your owner's manual for the location and correct amperage for this circuit.
Good luck!

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