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97 SATURN WIPER NOT WORKING

It was -25c this morning and my wipers would not work

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  • jproy Jan 26, 2009

    No, I freed them from the windshield but still will not go. I started the car and let it run for 15 mins yesterday because it was so cold, I'm thinking some water from the snow may have run into the motor and froze.

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Were they frozen to windshield?

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  • ccn7 Jan 26, 2009

    i don't think any water got in motor its sealed, most likely its fuse or motor is tied up.

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