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2007 pontiac windshield wipers stopped working and you can hear the motor still runs

The wipers on a previous vehicle of mine stopped working due to the bolts loosening. the g6 seems to have a gear type fitting at the pivot point. I know this is a common problem during the winter time. If it is the base/pivot area, is it easily done for someone whe has worked on cars before. Or is there a chance I may make things worse. Do you know the name of the part that connects the wiper base to the bolt that rotates? Just in case we have to order the parts. Thanks for any help you can offer!

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Wiper Motor

  1. Remove finish caps.
  2. Make reference marks for installation and remove wiper arms.
  3. Remove the air inlet grille panel.
  4. Remove the bolts attaching the wiper module to the plenum.
  5. Carefully lift the wiper module out of the plenum.
  6. Disconnect the electrical connector from the wiper motor.
  7. Disconnect the clip retaining the electrical harness to the wiper module.
  8. Remove the wiper module assembly from the vehicle.
  9. Remove the wiper motor.
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Wiper module assembly and motor removal
To install:
  1. Install wiper motor and mounting bolts, tighten to 40 inch. lbs.(4.5 Nm).
  2. Connect the electrical connector to the wiper motor.
  3. Connect the clip retaining the electrical harness to the wiper module.
  4. Position the wiper module assembly into the plenum.
  5. Install the fasteners attaching the wiper module assembly to the plenum, tighten fasteners to 89 inch. lbs. (10 Nm).
  6. Install the air inlet grille panel.
  7. Install wiper arms and align to reference marks.
  8. Tighten wiper arm retaining nuts to 26 ft. lbs. (35 Nm).
  9. Install finish caps.


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My thought would be to look at an online parts book, there are many, rockauto.com is one. Type in year--make--model, click on the link for wipers.
Look at the parts. I already did, I saw wiper motor-- wiper transmission linkages, I saw some linkage bushings.
As far as breaking the parts down further, I didn't see anything. W/o being able to look at your wipers, I can't tell much.
The wiper transmission linkages cost about 65 bucks, doesn't include shipping and handling.
Take a look for yourself.

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The wiper motor is located under the plastic air intake at the base of the windshield on the driver's side of the vehicle. It is not too hard to get at and you will need to remove at least the lh wiper arm. It is very possible it is a linkage problem and not the motor (the arms pop off their sockets sometimes on these cars) Take the plastic cover off and you will see the arms and be able to tell if they are disconnected or not.

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In the under hood fuse box , should have diagram inside the lid . Front wiper's or rear ? Front fuse # 36 - 25 amp. Plus Two relay's PCB hi and Wiper PCB relay . Wouldn't think this being fuse problem . Wiper switch , motor etc... The wiper's are control by a computer . BCM - body control module .

The windshield wiper/washer system consists of front and rear wipers. The front and rear wipers are operative when the vehicle is in accessory or run. The front wipers have 4 different modes: Mist, Intermittent, Low, and High. When the front wipers are in the intermittent mode, there are 5 delay modes to chose from, commanded by the windshield wiper washer switch through the body control module (BCM). The rear wipers has an only one mode.

If the fuse is bad , could have a short to ground or wiper motor pulling to much current (amps) . Fuse's don't just blow for no reason ! Could also have DTC'S - diagnostic trouble codes stored in the BCM .
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DTC B3715 02: Front Wiper Relay Drive Circuit Short to Ground
The body control module (BCM) controls the wiper motor based on input from the windshield wiper washer switch. The BCM monitors the wiper washer switch through three separate signal circuits and a ground circuit. The windshield wiper switch high signal circuit is used to determine high speed wiper operation, the windshield wiper switch low signal is used to determine low speed, intermittent, and mist operation through the use of a resistor ladder, and windshield washer switch signal circuit is used to determine washer operation.
The BCM controls the windshield wiper motor through two output controls, controlling two different PCB relays which control the desired wiper speed, high or low.
DTC B3922 00: Front Wiper Function Select Circuit

The PCB relay's are non- servicable , replace fuse box . Soldered in Your best bet mit be to take it to a qualified repair shop .

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