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Wiper Motor Replacement

Windshield
NOTE: Be careful not to scratch or damage the hood and the body.
  1. Remove the under-cowl panel and hood hinge cover.
  1. Disconnect the 5P connector (A) from the windshield wiper motor (B).
  1. Remove the bolts and the wiper linkage assembly (C).

  1. Mark lines (A) to show the original adjustment, then remove the connection rod (B) from the linkage (C).
  1. Remove the three bolts and the separate the windshield wiper motor (D) from the linkage assembly (E) through the hole.

Installation
  1. Before installing the motor, connect the 5P connector to the wiper motor, and turn the windshield wiper/washer switch ON to LO or HI position, then OFF to return the motor shaft to the park position.
    NOTE:
    • Do not use the windshield wiper/washer switch INT position in this step.
    • Apply multipurpose grease to the moving parts.
  1. Install the wiper motor to the wiper linkage assembly in the reverse order of removal.
  1. Install the linkage to the wiper motor shaft, then align the mark (A) of the linkage and the mark (B) of the wiper linkage assembly.

Rear Window
NOTE: Be careful not to scratch or damage the tailgate.
  1. Remove the cap (A), and disconnect the 4P connector (B) from the rear window wiper motor (C).
  1. Remove the three bolts and the rear window wiper motor.
  1. Install in the reverse order of removal, and note these items:
    • Grease the moving parts.
    • Before reinstalling the wiper arm, turn the rear window wiper switch ON, then OFF to return the wiper shaft to the park position.
    • Check the wiper motor operation.