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slow window wipers

bigblokey0 Jun 22, 2009

  1. bigblokey0

    bigblokey0 Member

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    my wipers have started to work really slowly could the motor be on the way out ? its an intermitant fault
     
  2. quattrojames

    quattrojames Moderator Staff Member Moderator Audi A6 Audi Avant Owner Group

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    I don't know if it would be the same on A6's, but on the A4's the wiper mechanism seizes up over time, the answer is to remove it and dismantle it and then re-assemble it having greased all the joints etc.

    There is a guide for doing this on the B5 HERE which may help give you some tips.
     
  3. bigblokey0

    bigblokey0 Member

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    hmmm seems a big job
     
  4. quattrojames

    quattrojames Moderator Staff Member Moderator Audi A6 Audi Avant Owner Group

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    A spray with WD40 may help ease them short term.
     
  5. bigblokey0

    bigblokey0 Member

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    that link was spot on exactly what I had to do sorted thanks very much
     

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