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I tried a new ignition switch and still have no wipers no OD…

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I tried a new ignition switch and still have no wipers no OD no clock ??? What do I try next
Submitted: 2 years ago.Category: VW
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VW Mechanic: Wolfgang, VW Master Technician replied 2 years ago
Wolfgang
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Hi again. Is the brake light on still on the dash?

I do need a vin # ***** get the wiring diagram. Thanks

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
If I put the wiper switch al the way down I can here and feel the delay working and the washer pump works fine
VW Mechanic: Wolfgang, VW Master Technician replied 2 years ago

Let me see the diagram. This will take a bit but I will get back

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
I sure hope you find something thanks
Customer reply replied 2 years ago
Have you found anything yet
VW Mechanic: Wolfgang, VW Master Technician replied 2 years ago

sorry please check fuse 5 to make sure fuse is good . if that is ok then at the wiper motor with a volt meter do you have battery voltage at pin1 black/gray wire

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
Ok I will check and get back to u
VW Mechanic: Wolfgang, VW Master Technician replied 2 years ago

ok

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
What about the OD and the clock
VW Mechanic: Wolfgang, VW Master Technician replied 2 years ago

there is a good chance you have a bad soldier joint on the circuit board.

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
They were all working when I parked the car about a year ago
VW Mechanic: Wolfgang, VW Master Technician replied 2 years ago

Corrosion and moisture may have taken place inside. also can be a connector contact issue. Have you tried unplug and connect again to see any difference

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
I have tried that at the column that is when I found out that the delay relay was working but I did not no where or what plugs to try next
VW Mechanic: Wolfgang, VW Master Technician replied 2 years ago

the cluster needs to be removed to get to the plugs behind!!

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
The instrument cluster or the fuse panel?
VW Mechanic: Wolfgang, VW Master Technician replied 2 years ago

instrument cluster!!

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
What about the wipers are they attached to the instrument cluster as well
VW Mechanic: Wolfgang, VW Master Technician replied 2 years ago

separate. did you check power and ground at the wiper motor as i have posted earlier?

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
Not yet been working I will get back to you and let you know what I find thanks
VW Mechanic: Wolfgang, VW Master Technician replied 2 years ago

ok got it!!

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