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1998 S10 BLAZER: WIPERS STOP working..AWHILE AND THEN STOP AGAIN

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1998 S10 BLAZER FRONT WIPERS STOP WORKING ISHUT THEM OFF FOR ABOUT 5 MIN AND THEY START WORKING AGAIN , THEN THEY STAY ON FOR AWHILE AND THEN STOP AGAIN, ANY HELP IS GREATLY APPRECIATED                          JOHNNY-O
Submitted: 8 years ago.
Category: Chevy
Expert:  Tim's Auto Repair replied 8 years ago.

hi

the problem may be the wiper motor unit...it may need to be replaced

thanks

Front Wiper Motor

 


REMOVAL PROCEDURE

 

  1. Remove the wiper arms.
  2. Remove the air inlet grille panel.
  3. Disconnect the electrical connector from the motor. IMPORTANT : Do not remove the crank arm.
  4. Loosen the nuts attaching the drive link brackets to the crank arm.
  5. Remove the brackets from the wiper motor crank arm.
  6. Remove the three bolts and the wiper motor from the vehicle.

INSTALLATION PROCEDURE

NOTE : Refer to Fastener Notice in Cautions and Notices.

  1. Install the wiper motor on the vehicle.
  2. Install the three bolts. Tighten Tighten the three bolts to 7 N.m (62 lb in) .
  3. Install the drive link brackets to the wiper motor crank arm with the right side linkage closest to the wiper motor. Tighten Tighten the link nuts to 5 N.m (44 lb in) .
  4. Connect the electrical connector to the wiper motor.
Customer: replied 8 years ago.
YOU SAY MAY NEED TO BE REPLACED YOU DONT SOUND SURE PLEASE EXPLAIN
Expert:  Tim's Auto Repair replied 8 years ago.

hi

well..i'm not there to lay my eyes and hands on it...but i the the delay inside the unit is heating up and breaking the flow of power....

thanks

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