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Why my windscreen wipers on my polo stopping up on the windscreen

My wipers are working but when turned off the stop in the middle of my windscreen. why is this? its a polo.

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  • mackymclaren May 20, 2009

    Hi ang_mac I have the same problem with my Polo, was it the park circuit? Please advise on how you resollved the issue.



    Thanx



    Macky

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Your wiper has what is called a parking circuit, this sets the wipers to the bottom of the windshield when the power or ground is turned off, in order to fix this issue u will need to replace that part, it may be part of the wiper motor, not for sure on VW's.

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