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Tightening windshield wipers on 2002 aztek

My wipers are loose and get stuck when they touch each other. I attempted to tighten but it seems the bolt maybe stripped. Or it may be a plastic cover. I cant tell. How do I tighten them? Is it a plastic cover? If so how do I get it off?

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Try flipping it (the cover) up from bottom end with a screwdriver or something, and you'll probably find nut underneath it to tighten. Loosen nut off first, pull arm off, blow out shavings, put back on and snug real good but don't get carried away, they'll snap pretty easy if you reef too ******* that nut. Make sure wipers are off, and in park position before, so that you can tighten them in the position that they normally are when not in use, down at lower part of windshield.

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