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jnunez011 08-28-2012 07:09 AM

wipers, window and speedometer problem help?
 
2004 pitch black svt, wipers turn on by themselves constantly and at that point the windows dont wona work either, if i move the fuse box in the engine the stop moving and some times they dont work and top the fuse box just a little bit and work again, only happens when is hot outside or been running the car for a while, also speedometer gets stuck when car is warm and is hot outside have to hit the dashboard for it to jump up to speed

_Auricom_ 08-28-2012 12:30 PM

fuse or shortage somewhere. I tell ya them fuses make your car seem possessed! ...
... like Voodoo and $hit!

jnunez011 08-28-2012 01:34 PM

thanx ill look into it

DLQ001 09-14-2012 05:26 PM

Mine did the same thing, while driving the wipers would go intermittent, windows didn't work, cruise control would disengage. This happened at least every other day.

This is what I found wrong with mine:

Looking at the fuse box from the drivers side, it's the top left fuse. It's the #1 orange 40 Amp fuse.

Mine had a bad contact in the fuse box. I found it by pressing/wiggling the fuses until the wipers cycled (was actually at a job interview and needed to get the windows up). With the fuse out and looking at the contacts, one was a lot wider than any others in the box. I took 2 small screwdrivers and pushed them closer together. Haven't had any problems for over 3 weeks now.

Hope this helps you out.

Chris

jnunez011 09-19-2012 08:42 AM

well what i found out what that my wiper switch was bad so i had to replace it with a new one and they been working fine, no problems yet,


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