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Q: Windshield wiper not working

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The windshield wiper on the right side not working.

A: Hello. If only one side of the wiper is not...

Hello. If only one side of the wiper is not working then the linkage may have broke. This can occur due to age or if the vehicle was worked on before and it was not reinstalled right. I typically remove the cowl assembly to be able to see the wiper motor and the linkage. Hopefully, it just needs to be tightened up. If it is broken then it needs to be replaced. If you need to have this taken care of, consider YourMechanic, as a certified mechanic can come to your home or office to diagnose your windshield wiper and make the necessary repairs.

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