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The wipers are controlled through a central electronic module called the GEM, it can be self tested with a Ford scan tool to see what the problem is with the wipers.
Posted on Nov 01, 2012
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
If your car is under 36000 miles take it to your dealer and have it fixed under your warrenty. All of your interior electrical systems are controled by computors and sometime not a simple repair ! The dealer has the tools to monitor different switch states to aid in isolating the problem. Just guessing if its a switch or a computor or a wiring issue can get very costly.
Posted on Mar 08, 2009
could be a fuse , could be a motor ,or could be the central timer unit , your question was could it be a fuse? possibly!
Posted on May 20, 2009
Remove arm(s), put wiper motor in park,(shut off) then re-install arm at base of windshield where they were before,when shut off.(in park position.)
Posted on Sep 26, 2009
If your washer motor works there is power in the circuit and ground.
The wiper motor housing needs to be grounded.
If neither one works check for power on the green wire leading into the motor. If nothing there your switch may be bad.
If there is power to the green wire then check for power on the gray wire on low wiper speed and power on purple on high speed.
Here is a diagram if you need it.
Hope this gets your wipers going again.
Posted on Feb 12, 2010
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