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help windshield wiper "dying"

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by brutalguyracing, May 17, 2010.

  1. May 17, 2010 at 9:28 AM
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    i was on a road trip over the weekend and my wipers stoped in mid action in a rain storm...i pulled over and got them back down to to the off position.....i tried to get them on low and high " nothing'......today i tried them and they work but slowly ....any ideas????
     
  2. May 17, 2010 at 9:51 AM
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    Are the bolts loose that hold the arms on to the actuator? I can't imagine them both going at the same time but who knows? The locktite on there might have gone on them.

    At the base of the arm there's a little cover you can pry off with your fingers. That'd be the easiest and first place I'd check.
     
  3. May 17, 2010 at 9:55 AM
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    Check to see if the bolts on the wiper arms are snug. Really just check all the bolts that are on the actuator and movements.
     
  4. May 17, 2010 at 9:59 AM
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    Is there an echo in here?
     
  5. May 17, 2010 at 10:08 AM
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    you guys are funny.....thanks but they are all tight.....
    anything else??
     
  6. May 17, 2010 at 10:12 AM
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    Your actuator motor is either fucked or the fuse is buggered.
     
  7. May 17, 2010 at 10:13 AM
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    Is there an echo in here??
     
  8. May 17, 2010 at 10:13 AM
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    I think you are correct.
     
  9. May 17, 2010 at 10:14 AM
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  10. May 17, 2010 at 11:34 AM
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    I just know how you Prerunners like to copy us 4x4s.
     
  11. May 17, 2010 at 6:04 PM
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    wow really? Dont flatter yourself
     
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  14. May 17, 2010 at 10:25 PM
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    too bad u guys cant copy us by getting badass spindles:cool::cool:
     
  16. May 18, 2010 at 1:18 AM
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    Whatever you need to tell yourself to sleep at night. :p


    Just kidding I loves ya.


    Well maybe not those who drive 06's. Sense of humour was installed in the 07's and later models.
     
  17. May 18, 2010 at 3:12 AM
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  18. May 18, 2010 at 3:34 AM
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    Use RainX as a washer fluid. The water beads of the windshield and will be very helpful in the rain until you get the problem fixed.
     
  19. May 18, 2010 at 11:23 AM
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    Oh I suppose! :playball:
     
  20. May 18, 2010 at 2:14 PM
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    thanks just did that and it works great....who needs wipers now......
     
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