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Wind shield wipers stop in center of window

I was just using the wind shield wipers and they hung up and now they work but stop in the center of the window instead of going all the way down

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  • tmccartin Mar 09, 2009

    2006 Sorento. Wipers all of the sudden decided to "park" in the middle of the windshield instead of in the down position. They work fine but just don't want to stay down when off.

  • Anonymous Mar 31, 2014

    wind shield washer has quit working.

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Sounds like a linkage (wiper transmission) problem. But, put an external ground wire to the wiper motor first and see if they work then.
Also many wipers have a fastening nut on the wiper arm where it attaches to the stub that goes through the body. These may have loosened and gone out of adjustment. If so, loosen them and re-position arms, then tighten them down.

Posted on Dec 16, 2008

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