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Car windshield wiper motors remove water and debris from car windshields. If windshield wipers move at one speed or stop moving, replace the motor.
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Replacing the motor
Hello. If you have a lot of mechanical experience and the correct tools then you may be able to do this. It is very time consuming and due to the size of the vehicle it takes a special engine hoist...
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Window motor is stuck down and its brand new and there is no glass in the door.
Hi there. Check the window motor switch contacts and see if any of them are burned or crossed. A wire could be off the switch or loose causing the motor to turn one direction but not the other direction. If...
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I need to know where the wires go on a windshield motor.
Hi there. There should be a green wire, red wire, and black wire on your wiper motor. The black wire goes to the 'P' terminal, the red wire goes to the 'A' terminal, and the green wire goes to the...
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Broken dog bone motor mount causing me not to have 5th gear , need to know that's why I don't have it
Usually if one motor/engine mount is worn or broken, the remaining mounts are most likely badly worn and probably need replacement as well. Especially if the vehicle has been driven for some time with one broken mount. That puts added...
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Motor skips a beat only when idling.
Hello - most likely, the idle air control valve is a bit gummed up and is sticking ever so slightly when it becomes the key control at a stop light. Cleaning or replacing it should resolve the "stoplight stumble." ...
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Rear hatch door is'nt working
Hello, thank you for writing in. The small motor that lifts the hatch is designed to do only that. Unfortunately, the extra weight and possibility that it was frozen shut may have been too much for it to handle. Make...
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wiper motor installed
Hello there, without the model and a more detailed description of your question I am unable to help you. If you would like to receive a quote please visit YourMechanic's service section and input your make, model, year, ZIP code,...
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Locate master reset button on top of motor
Hello. The only sort of reset switch equipped on a Ford Expedition would be the fuel pump inertia switch. The purpose of this switch is to cut off power to the fuel pump if the computer detects a harsh impact,...
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Truck isn't engaging into 4 Hi, but will go into 4 Low.
Hi there. Sounds like the shifter module motor or shifter rail is not working properly. Check the wiring on the shifter module motor on the transfer case and see if the wires are split or damaged. If the wires are...
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I'm replacing the wiper motor/pulse board assembly.
Hello - yes, it is possible that you have locked down a pivot point or other piece of the linkage that is meant to turn or rotate. Try loosening pivot point nuts/bolts, and retry the motor. Unfortunately, this is one...
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Need to know if I have to program a used motor on my 2011 Nissan Versa 1.8?
Hello. If a "same engine code" swap was performed, the issue is probably defined by whether you used a different engine computer, or plugged the new engine into your existing engine wiring harness and original computer. If you used...
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I sucked a rag into my intake, how do I clean it out without pulling the whole motor apart?
Hey there. The rag may only get as far as the intake valve and not get past it yet until the valve chews it up. You should remove the carburetor and using long mechanical fingers small enough to reach into...
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The power locks are not working on three of the doors
As unlikely as it may be, you could have three failed door motors; it has happened to me in the past. However, fuses, relays, a master switch, or the BCM could also be at fault. Check all fuses/relays and replace...
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I plan on putting a 6g74 from a Diamante
Hey there. The 6G74 is a direct drop in as long as the donor vehicle is the right one. That engine was used in a few models with some being FWD and others AWD, and there will be very subtle...
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Sun roof won't close and I can hear a click from the roof but nothing happens.
Hi there. Check the sunroof track and see if anything is in its path. Old dirt can cause the sunroof to not open and make it stick. If the track is clean and clear, then most likely the motor to...
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My radiator fan is running very slowly, any advice you can give me to fix this issue?
You are correct. The fan motor has too much resistance and will not allow the full amount of current into the motor from the battery. I recommend replacing the fan motor. Also, check the voltage on the harness to the...
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How long does it take to change a 2000 grand caravans windshield wiper motor
Hi there. It would take about 20. to 30 minutes to remove the wiper motor and replace it. This depends on the parts and making sure that they come off normally. If the bolts are rusty, then it could take...
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The wind shield wipers on my 1999 Toyota Camry went out. They worked off and on for a while until they completely stopped working.
Hi there. Sounds like either the wiper motor or wiper motor relay has gone bad. First check to see if a fuse is blown. If the fuse is blown replace it and recheck the system. If not, then check the...
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Wiper problem
Hi there. Check the wiper motor relay and see if its engaging or not. If the relay is not clicking when you turn on the switch, then replace the relay. Even if the relay clicks, its possible that the relay...
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Windshield wipers do not work when cold but after car runs for a bit they start right up.
Hi there. The issue you are having is there could be water getting into the motor and arm area that is causing the system to freeze up and not function until the water is thawed out. I suggest greasing up...

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