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Windshield wipers..

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas' started by StZu, Mar 10, 2010.

  1. StZu

    StZu [OP] Where the White Women At?

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    Anyone have loud motor on their windshield wipers? I was sitting at a stop light today and everything was quiet and my wipers sound like they are straining to move, and yes it was raining. I just wondered if this was common.
     
  2. blazze2005

    blazze2005 Well-Known Member

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    my wiper motor on my 05 pre-runner is same way:(
     
  3. Rhino8541

    Rhino8541 I like ze best!

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    My motors have been noisy as long as I can remember. They seem to be most noticeable when I first turn them on, then seem to quiet down a little bit.
     
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    AzogSS Well-Known Member

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    Maybe you need to turn the music up some.
     
  5. StZu

    StZu [OP] Where the White Women At?

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    see thats the thing, if it wasn't in between songs I would have never heard it. And if I am going down the street the engine drowns out the noise. I was just wondering if it was common. Just one of those things.
     
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    05Moose Middle-Aged Member

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    Totally normal due to lack of insulation and loud wiper motors. After 5 years, I don't hear it anymore (just like the heater fan chirp). Either I'm used to it, or my hearing is going.
     
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