Q: How do I use the rear window wiper in a 2012 Ford Explorer?

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How do I use the rear window wiper?

The rear window wiper is used to wash rain off the rear window, and provide you with extra visibility. To use the rear window wiper, rotate the left band on the Windshield Wiper lever forward. If you rotate this band one notch, the rear wiper will operate at the low setting. If you rotate the band two notches, the wiper will operate at the high setting.

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