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Intermittent Wiper not working

The wipers work manually but when turned to intermittent they just turn on so there is no delay. I was trying to figure out how to take the switch off the steering colum to take it appart but it's not very obvious.

Also, My radio light just flashes off and on but won't come on.

Any help would be appreciated. Thanks

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  • Bug Happy Jan 18, 2009

    I figured that the switch is the problem but how does it come off the steering collum?

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U wil need to replace the wiper switch, it is the only thing that will cause this problem.

Posted on Jan 18, 2009

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    yadayada Jan 18, 2009

    I gave u the correct info yet get a Thanks for trying, hum. good luck on the repair.

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