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Ford Escape: windshield wiper..nut from the attaching arm..threaded

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Hello....2011 Ford Escape....my rear windshield wiper arm asembly was broken off. I obtained a replacement and was directed to remove the nut from the attaching arm. I did but I cannot seem to remove the existing arm stub from the threaded post. I am afraid if I use too much pressure I will break the glass or the motor mount...Is there an easy way to remove the exist. arm bracket
Submitted: 4 years ago.
Category: Ford
Expert:  CTFordTech replied 4 years ago.

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I would say the easiest way to remove the arm from the stud as it is pressed on, is use a puller tool called simply a " wiper arm remover". Any local parts store should have this tool for about $10 and this would be the best way to do the job. They may even be able to rent the tool too you for a couple dollars.

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