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Wiper arm assembly

I have a 1999 town and country and i cannot get the wiper arms back on right they have never been on right this will be the third motor for them i have been through in a year iwas wondering if there is a certain way they need to go back on to keep them form hanging up in the middle and burning up another motor? they hit in the middle that is the problem so position may be a factor i do not know.

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Are the arms on backwards?? (right on left and left on right) just a though.
The passanger side goes on first sitting about 2" above the cowel and the drivers side sits about 4" above the passanger wiper. both wipers should be straight and parallel to the cowel when 'parked'
(you could also drop by the used car lot and compare it to another van)
hope this helps.

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Down at the Base of the Arms, Where they Mount and Swivel and Lift Up, There is a Very small Tab that you can Pull up torwards to top of the Windshield. Get a Pair of Pliers and Pull this Tab up until it Stops. Then take the Pliers and a Wrag or Tape them and Grab the Arm at the Swivel Point and Wiggle while you Pull to get the Arms to Release. From this point Forward it is going to be Trial and Error on your Part to get them Aligned back to where they Belong. Without Being there Physically it is Impossible for me to Help you from this Point. Good Luck! Please Rate My Response! Thanks!

Posted on Feb 06, 2009

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