Both windshield wipers on my 1995 Nissan Sentry GXE have stopped
I turned on my wipers when they were frozen to the glass. Now they won;t work but I can hear a motor or something when I turn them on. I think they have come unhooked to the motor but I don't know how to check or look. please help me
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there is a clip that holds the arms in place and it slipt off track dealer sugests that u buy the part, the complet asembly costs about 140 dollars. u can take the cowl apart and slip it back on but i will slip off again and, and all because a stuped plastic cllip that they dont sell separete. hope this help...
you likely broke the plastic gear inside the wiper motor by turning wiper on when wipers were frozen to glass. you will have to replace the motor.
you can buy motor on Ebay cheap.
you have to remove screen at bottom of windshield for access. remove side windshield mouldings to be abe to get screen off.
watch very, very carefully how you get wiper linkage out or you will have a hard time getting it back in.
This is an easy fix. Likely ice got on your windshield and froze your wipers to the glass then when turned on moved out of position. Take the cover off the base of the wipers and loosen the bolts. Put them down all the way and tighten. When wipers are turned on when frozen to glass the gears want to move but cant and loosens at the base. Please let me know if this does not help and will look into it further but this is probably it. Thanks
Most likely you will have to replace the wiper linkage from the center pivot to the left or drivers-side wiper pivot. The plastic piece in the linkage gets brittle over time and breaks down. To save a hassle in the future, replace both linkages. It should be under $20.00 for parts.