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#241694 - 01/16/06 04:02 PM Wipers on a 2000 Chevy Impala
DRV Offline

Registered: 06/09/02
Posts: 76
Loc: Massachusetts
The wipers on my Impala now stop in the vertical positon. I am not sure, but it is possible that they were turned on when they were frozen by ice. I've tried manually pushing them down to the proper positon, but they wipe one time and they return to the vertical position.

Can anyone help me reset them so that they stop wiping in the down or horizontal position?

Thank you,


#241695 - 01/16/06 06:17 PM Re: Wipers on a 2000 Chevy Impala [Re: DRV]
Just_Bill Offline
Carpal Tunnel

Registered: 01/27/02
Posts: 23764
Loc: Wilmington, Delaware
Not familiar with the specifics of those motors, but it sounds like something has slipped.

#241696 - 01/17/06 01:34 PM Re: Wipers on a 2000 Chevy Impala [Re: DRV]
kodak_jack Offline
Carpal Tunnel

Registered: 08/24/03
Posts: 4741
Loc: Rochester,NY
Unfortunately, this is becoming a common GM problem. The switch that determines the "Home" position is internal to the motor - you can't adjust it. When this happens, I thiink the only solution is to pull the arms off the motor shaft and reset them.


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