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My windshield wipers are not working properly. Wont turn off right away, turn off in the middle of the windsheild, intermittent doesn't work right. Any ideas?
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Check for water in the wiper motor connector. Another potential cause is a defective wiper switch.
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if one finds h2o in the connector, how do we prevent it from happening again.
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I would replace the connector end itself and then pack the connection with dielectric grease.
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