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    Acura Coupes and Sedans 1986-1993 Repair Guide

    Windshield Wiper Motor

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    REMOVAL & INSTALLATION



    Integra

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    Fig. Fig. 1: Windshield wiper motor-1986-89 Integra

    1. Disconnect the negative battery terminal.
    2.  
    3. Remove the wiper arms.
    4.  
    5. Remove the cowl cover plate by prying out the trim clip.
    6.  
    7. Pull the wiper linkage off the motor arm. Remove the cover from the motor and disconnect the electrical plug.
    8.  
    9. Remove the mounting bolts and the motor.
    10.  

    To install:
    1. Install the motor and cover. Torque the mounting bolts to 7 ft. lbs. (10 Nm). Connect the electrical plug.
    2.  
    3. Apply grease to the moving joints and press the wiper linkage onto the wiper arm.
    4.  
    5. Install the cowl cover and trim clips.
    6.  
    7. Install the wiper arms and adjust so the tips are 0.8-1.2 in. (20-30mm) above the cowl cover. Connect the battery terminal.
    8.  

    1986-90 Legend
    1. Place the wiper arms in the WINTER mode so the arms are exposed in the park position. Pull the lock pin on the wiper arm with the wiper arm pulled away from the glass to release the spring tension.
    2.  
    3. Open the hood and remove the hood seal, lower windshield molding and the air scoops by prying out the trim clips and removing the screws.
    4.  
    5. Pull out the cover from above the wiper motor linkage. Disconnect the wiper linkage from the motor arm.
    6.  
    7. Disconnect the electrical plugs and remove the mounting bolts. Remove the motor.
    8.  

    To install:
    1. Install the motor and cover. Torque the mounting bolts to 7 ft. lbs. (10 Nm). Connect the electrical plugs.
    2.  
    3. Apply grease to the moving joints and press the wiper linkage onto the wiper arm. Install the cover above the linkage.
    4.  
    5. Install the air scoops, lower windshield molding, hood seal, screws and trim clips.
    6.  
    7. Remove the blades from the arm. Turn the ignition switch ON and place the wipers in the normal mode, not the winter mode. Place the wiper arms on the shafts with the stopper against the bottom line of the rubber bumper. Torque the mounting nuts to 10 ft. lbs. (14 Nm).
    8.  
    9. Install the wiper blades and check operation.
    10.  

    Vigor & 1991-93 Legend
    1. Remove the wiper arms.
    2.  
    3. Open the hood and remove the hood seal, lower windshield molding and the air scoops by prying out the trim clips and removing the screws.
    4.  
    5. Disconnect the wiring from the motor and move the harness off the wiper linkage assembly.
    6.  
    7. Remove the wiper linkage assembly mounting bolts and pull out. Remove the wiper motor bolts and the shaft nut to disconnect the motor.
    8.  

    To install:
    1. Install the motor and torque the bolts to 8 ft. lbs. (10 Nm). Torque the nut to 16 ft. lbs. (22 Nm).
    2.  
    3. Install the linkage assembly and connect the wiring.
    4.  
    5. Install the trim, molding and wiper arms.
    6.  

     
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