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Electric wipers. Sometimes work ok..Hitting a bump sometimes help.

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Electric wipers. Sometimes work ok, sometimes won't complete a cycle. Hitting a bump sometimes help. Other times, work OK wet or dry. What do I look for?

Hello and welcome to just answer. This is usually caused by a sticking park switch inside of the wiper motor itself. It may be a poor loose connection at the wiper motor itself, so inspect the connector at the motor for loose fitting or corroded terminals. If the connector is ok, then suspect a stuck park switch in the motor, and have the wiper motor replaced.

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