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2001 kia optima wipers won't work most of the time. Once in a while they will move a little bit. Is it the wiper motor? How do I replace it?

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There is a bolt at the base of the wiper. When it becomes loose the thing rotates freely from the wiper. It may be something more, but I would try just tightening it down first and you should be good.

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