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B2107 OBD-II Trouble Code: Front Wiper Motor Relay Circuit Short to Vbatt
B2107 trouble code means there's a circuit error in the front wiper motor relay, caused by a damaged relay, or damaged electrical components.
How to Fill a Windshield Wiper Fluid Reservoir
Driving with a dirty windshield is not only a distraction, but it can make navigating roads difficult and dangerous as well. Dirt, grime, and mud can eventually smudge...
How to Get Rid of Windshield Streaking on Your Car
Windshield streaking is not only annoying, it can actually build up a real visual obstruction when driving. Before throwing in the towel and having the streaks professionally cleaned, there are...
B2110 OBD-II Trouble Code: Front Wiper Motor Relay Circuit Open
B2110 trouble code means there's an error in the front wiper motor relay circuit, caused by a faulty front wiper relay or electrical components.
How to Clean and Maintain Windshield Washers
When dirt or debris lands on your windshield while driving, your immediate reaction would be to use the wiper fluid spray to clear it. If your car’s wiper fluid doesn't...
How to Replace Your Wiper Blades
Car windshield wiper blades help you see what's ahead when you're driving in bad weather. Use the right size of wiper blade to stay safe on the road.
How to Replace and Fit Flexi Blade Windscreen Wiper Blades
Windshield wipers go bad when there is streaking on the glass, screeching sounds, or bouncing blades on the windshield.
How Long Does a Windshield Washer Nozzles Last?
Making sure that a car stays safe while on the road should be one of the main concerns that you have as a car owner. With all of the different safety features...
How to Make Your Own Windshield Washer Fluid
It's easy to make windshield washer fluid with common ingredients. Homemade washer fluid can be more environmentally friendly than conventional fluid.
How to Replace a Windshield Wiper Arm
Properly working windshield wipers are essential to safe driving. A dirty windshield can drastically affect your ability to safely drive your vehicle by making it hard to see obstacles...
How to Replace an Intermittent Wiper Relay
If the windshield wipers function on high and low but do not work on the intermittent setting, then your intermittent wiper relay may be faulty.
How to Replace a Windshield Wiper Motor
Car windshield wiper motors remove water and debris from car windshields. If windshield wipers move at one speed or stop moving, replace the motor.
How to Replace a Windshield Wiper Module
Car windshield wiper modules control the wiper speed. If windshield wipers aren't working, replace them immediately.
How to Replace a Windshield Wiper Linkage
Car windshield wipers have a link between the motor and the wiper arm and blade. This wiper linkage can get bent and should be repaired immediately.
How to Replace a Windshield Wiper Blade
Car windshield wiper blades need to be replaced if you see streaks or hear scraping. Keep wiper blades in good condition to maintain good visibility.
How to Replace a Windshield Wiper Arm
Car windshield wiper arms hold the wiper blades. If windshield wipers leave streaks or make noise, it's time to replace the wiper arms.
How to Replace a Combination Switch Assembly
Combination switches include the control of turn signals, windshield wipers, windshield washers, and high beams. Faulty switches can cause accidents.
How to Replace a Windshield Wiper Switch
Car windshield wiper switches keep windshield wiper blades working effectively to keep car windshields clear.
How to Replace a Windshield Wiper Gearbox Assembly
Windshield wipers keep car windshields clear of rain and debris. The wiper gearbox transfers power from the wiper motor to the wiper arms.

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Windshield wiper
You need to check the wiper transmission and wiper motor mountings to see if they are worn and need replaced. The wiper motor may also be needing replaced. You should check all the linkage to each wiper arm also. You...
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Wipers not working, 2005 Skoda Octavia
Hello, Since you can hear the wiper motor working when turned on, it sounds like the mechanical linkage for the windshield wipers has failed in some fashion. This failure could be in the wiper motor transmission, or in the mechanical...
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Windshield wiper
If only one of the wipe arms move and the other does not after a heavy snow you most likely have a broke or disconnected wiper transmission connecting arm inside the front cowl area. Have a mechanic like one from...
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Windshield wipers working intermittently, & sometimes won't shutoff
If there is a switch malfunction, it's possible that such could explain both faults. If the problem is not in the switch, then there could be a bad relay in the circuit (if so equipped), loose fuse, bad ground, and/or...
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windshield wipers motor not working
Hello, thank you for writing in. The issue is likely related to the switch and the ground. You may want to access a wiring diagram of the system to better understand. The power supply is always available at the wiper...
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I can hear the motor for my windshield wipers but the blades don't move at all. Is this the linkage
Hello, thank you for writing in. At this point you have done most of the diagnostic work. You know the motor is getting power, so the issue is either with the gears inside of the motor or the linkage. The...
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Windshield wiper linkage
Hello, thank you for writing in. It is likely they were not installed correctly. It may be that they were left loose, or any number of other installation issues. Typically installing wiper blades is straight forward and easy. The best...
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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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Windshield wipers won't work.
The windshield wipers on this truck are controlled by the wiper switch with control module in the dash. The wiper module is making the noise you hear. You should first disconnect the wiper motor and see if noise goes away...
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Rear wiper arm
Once you get the lock nut off you may need to use a small puller to get the small metal piece off of the shaft. This was part of the old arm that broke. You should be able to slide...
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Rear wiper arm
The rear wiper arm is part of the collar that you are referring to. The arm and collar are made and molded together. Once you remove the retainer nut you can use a small puller to grab the arm and...
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wippers stopped working checked fuse seams ok
The recommended diagnostic is a non-working wiper inspection. The mechanic would determine if power is reaching the wiper motor when the steering column mounted switch is in the "on" position. If there is power to the motor, and yet no...
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Wipers stopped working
After making sure the two system fuses are good then the wiper motor is going to be the most common cause of failure in the wiper system. Replace the wiper motor due to the integrated circuit in the motor is...
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Right wind windshield wiper does not move while left one does.
The right windshield wiper arm is connected to the left wiper arm and transmission for the wiper motor. The most likely cause of the wiper arm not moving is the arm linkage came disconnected and will need to be reconnected...
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My Windshield delay wipers. 2012 Ford Explorer
Hi - there are 2 possible sources to this wiper shutoff problem: is the delay mechanism itself - which is electronic - at fault, or the wiper "position" mechanism - which mechanically senses when the wiper arm returns to 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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Why are my windshield wipers not working on my 2004 Dodge Stratus
Hello. Most of the time this is caused by a failure in the wiper switch itself. This arm tends to fail internally and not make good contact which will cause the system to not work. Before replacing it though the...
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Hood up or down when changing wiper arm?
Hi there. If you are unable to remove and replace the wiper arms on your vehicle due to the hood getting in the way, you may have to remove the hood to take the wiper arms off. If you need...
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Why won't my windshield wipers stop?
Hello, thank you for writing in. The vehicle may be having issues with the wiper motors, or the switch. There will need to be some electrical testing done on the vehicle to properly determine which component is responsible for the...

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