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Windshield wipers and fluid not working in 1998 ford contour. replaced fuse before and they worked but now they wont and the fuse is fine. any suggestions please?

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Sounds like the wiper motor is seizing up... it doubles and the washer pump ...
try to move them manually when you have them turned on...

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