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Rear window wiper does not shut off - 1995 Mitsubishi 3000GT

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My car had the same problem and all i had to do is replace the switch on the dash. got one off ebay for 10 bucks

Posted on Sep 09, 2008

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Pleddeen: There is a switch inside the wiper motor that stops the motor when the wiper reaches it's park position at the bottom of the window. I would think that switch is busted and I believe the only fix is to replace the wiper motor assembly as these switches are not replaceable.

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NOTE A new wiper motor assembly comes with the linkage arm installed.
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    Fig. Wiper motor and linkage

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sxv~us~en~file=arrow.gif~gen~ref.gifNo INSTALL a new rear wiper/washer switch. TEST the system for normal operation.

Measure the resistance between rear wiper/washer switch C288 pin 6, circuit WB08 (BU/YE), harness side and ground.
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sxv~us~en~file=arrow.gif~gen~ref.gifNo REPAIR circuit WB08 (BU/YE). TEST the system for normal operation.

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