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Sometimes my blazers wipers work fine. Other times they are intermittent. Still other times they won't turn of by the switch but eventually do on their own. When I lift the hood and tap on the black cover to the wiper motor they start working for a time. Is it just a bad motor (short), or something in the control unit (though I'm not sure where that is ). Is changing the motor or control board difficult. Thanks

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These systems use a module attatched to the front of the wiper module, screwed on by 3 torx head screws. The wiper motor is mounted to the firewall on the driver's side. Check with Cardone. They sell the module for about $35 plus shipping. This problem is very common for this system. Let me know if you need anything else.

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