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Q: Change direction of wipers

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How. Much dose it cost to change the direction of wipers so they go two. Ways and not one
My car has an automatic transmission.

A: Hey there. This would require modifying the...

Hey there. This would require modifying the windshield wiper motor which could be costly and complex depending on the car. If it is an issue of the quality of the job the wipers are doing, I would suggest purchasing better quality wiper blades as a more practical alternative.

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