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2005 Chevy Colorado Wipers not working properly.New wiper motor replaced 1-month ago.Wiper switch replaced yesterday. With the switch in the off position turn the ignition key on the wipers come on for 3-seconds then go off. wipers do not return to the park position.In the low postion the wipers come on for 3-seconds then go off. In the hi position the wipers come on and stay on but do not return to the park position when turning the wiper switch off.I can monitor the command from the switch and see the BCM recieve each position command. Both wiper relays have been changed as well.

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Posted on Jan 02, 2017

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Hello,my friend's car has also this problem but it solved.
When he turned the wiper on nothing has happened.
Problem was the wiper motor has stucked.We had to took out all the wiper's mechanic(3 screws) and disassemble it.One of the bronze sleeve was very rusty and after that is has been broken.
Now it works perfectly with one sleeve.:-D

Posted on Aug 10, 2008

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check the ground for motor. hook a wire from motor housing and go to ground

Posted on Nov 16, 2008

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SOURCE: Windshield Wiper motor replaced, now wipers go wrong direction

This sounds like the park circuit is shorted.

Posted on Nov 25, 2008

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SOURCE: 2001 Pontiac Bonneville SE, wipers won't go to rest postion.

the "horizontal park" mechanism is in the actual wiper motor assy.

Posted on Dec 05, 2008

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Well sure enough all I had to do was replace the circuit board...wish I had done this a couple months ago...it was so easy to do and will now be much easier to drive with being able to see clearly again....

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To troubleshoot car windshield wiper problems, you need to thoroughly investigate problems with any of its operating parts. Here are some of the things that you need to check to determine why are your car windshield wipers not working.
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