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No juice to my windshield wiper motor (2004 Hyundai Sonata)!

OK, here's a challenge for you. I have a perfectly fine wiper fluid motor (tested with alternate battery) but no juice getting to it. The relay which controls the wipers and washer motor works fine (tested it too). When I press the wiper motor switch, the wipers move but motor is washer motor is quiet (they connect to same relay as the one I tested above). I think there is a short somewhere because I have had electric problems in the past (i.e. headlights suddenly dim while driving and burn out often). The lights do not burn out anymore since I replaced the timing switch. Is there another place along the way between relay and motor that wired could short out? Please help if you can!

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  • Gary Wagman Jan 22, 2013

    BTW the fuses are all fine and dandy.

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Clean washer pump connector with de ox-it or replace connector , clean corrosion

Posted on Jan 22, 2013

  • Gary Wagman Jan 23, 2013

    No juice is getting to the wires. There is obviously a short somewhere between the relay and the pump.

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SOURCE: windshield wipers and washer

Check your fuses

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Well sure enough all I had to do was replace the circuit board...wish I had done this a couple months ago...it was so easy to do and will now be much easier to drive with being able to see clearly again....

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can you move the linkage when you pulled the motor?

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the pump is located in the bottom of the washer fluid container,check to make sure all the hoses are connected first, sometimes when low on fluid the pump needs to be primed.if you need more help get back to me as i strive to be the best, Please rate my fix?

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SOURCE: Low Washer fluid warning light came on my Lexus

There is a little float mechanism inside the washer tank that is probably stuck or binding. If the wiper/washers work, you have power to the fluid tank.
Pull of the top and see if you can locate it. You might need a piece of flexible, fine wire to GENTLY help it along...

Posted on Dec 16, 2009

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