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THE WINDSHIELD WIPER SWITCH INTERMITTENTLY FAILS TO WORK IN MY 2005 GRAND CARAVAN. INTERESTINGLY PUSHING THE WASH BUTTON(EVEN WHEN NO RESPONSE TO THE USUAL CONTROL SWITCH) SUCCESSFULLY ACTIVATES THE WIPERS FOR A FEW STROKES SUGGESTING THE PROBLEM TO BE IN THE SWITCH MECHANISM--NOT SURE HOW TO CHANGE IT OUT.

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You need to take the two covers around the steering column and the switch there is two-there screws from underneath after that seperate to two covers put some force, then you will see the switch there is one screw or two, pulled out.

Posted on Jul 21, 2009

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If you are mechanically inclined then take apart your multi-switch from the steering column and clean with clean rags and Q-tips and apply with electrical connection grease. i did this and my multi-switch was dirty inside. worked great after.

Posted on Oct 21, 2009

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