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Hi, my front window wipers dont work or seem to be working when I push the leaver up, and the fault isn't coming from the fuses.. is their any tips I could use?

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If you mean by " pushing the lever up "the control for the wipers I would guess the switch at the end of the arm/lever isn't making good contact. If they work when you hold the lever up then for sure its the micro switch. If you can open it up and clean it, it might work better. I'm thinking older v/w but you didn't say and all I've had was and old bug.
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