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Old 08-11-2005, 07:24 PM   #1
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Rear wiper problem; motor or relay?

My rear wiper recently went on the fritz...it was wiping through the full range, but it was getting very slow, and last night it stopped about halfway through. I pulled the motor out today, and the first thing I noticed was the motor/solenoid (?) section was hot to the touch (I had turned the wiper on before removing the motor.)

I checked the incoming voltage from the plug, and its delivering 12.52 VDC (no on-off...just constant voltage.) So I'm wondering if its the relay or the motor...any ideas?


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