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I need to know how to remove the pannel cover on the rear hatch door I can get to the rear wipper motor

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Exploded view of the Explorer/Mountaineer rear liftgate trim panel (click for zoom)

Rear Window Wiper Motor


Fig. : Rear wiper motor assembly and related components

  1. Disconnect the negative battery cable.
  2. Remove the wiper arm and blade.
  3. Remove the liftgate interior trim.
  4. Remove the motor attaching bolts (3). Disconnect the electrical leads.
  5. Remove the wiper motor from the vehicle.
To install:
  1. Install the wiper motor in position and connect the electrical leads.
  2. Install the liftgate trim. Connect the negative battery cable.

I hope helps (remember to rate this).

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