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Whindshield wipers stuck in a vertical position

Recently when i stopped the car, and turned it off, the windshield wipers started down as usual and then returned to a vertical position and stopped. They will not return to the horizontal positon

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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

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