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Will not rotate tried to move snow from windshield with wipers and was too much snow to move must have stripped a gear ?

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  • billrobinson Feb 07, 2010

    when I lift the wipers up they seem solid and will not rotate. when I turn them on there is no action of any kind Is there an electrical connection involved ??

    Bill R.

  • billrobinson Feb 07, 2010

    Is it possible that I can replace the whole wiper instead of just the blades and solve the problem ??



    Bill robinson

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Really there are bolts holding the wipers down strongly to the body of the car.

Consider having a look at those bolts as they are visible as are positioned on the wipers. Naturally they are like black covers but with inner threadings on the base of the wipers when you decide to pull them upright.

Good luck and thanks for using Fixya.

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  • Titilayo Sodipe Feb 07, 2010

    Replacing the whole wipers should do the trick and do remember that the bolts that holds the wipers to the car should be well tightened.

    Good luck and do rate this solution threads.

    Cheers.


  • Titilayo Sodipe Feb 12, 2010

    Okay.



    Thanks for using Fixya.





    Cheers.

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