Acura_MDX_2001-2006

Windshield Wiper System

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Windshield Wiper Motor



Removal & Installation
  1. Disconnect the negative battery cable.
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  3. Remove the nuts and the windshield wiper arms.
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  5. Remove the hood seal (A) and cowl cover (B).

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    Fig. Remove the hood seal (A) and cowl cover (B)

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  7. Disconnect the 5P connector (A) from the windshield wiper motor (B).
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  9. Remove the mounting bolts and the wiper linkage assembly (C).

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    Fig. Disconnect the 5P connector (A) from the windshield wiper motor (B). Remove the mounting bolts and the wiper linkage assembly (C)

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  11. Matchmark the link and windshield wiper linkage (A) to show the original adjustment. Separate the windshield wiper linkage (B) from the wiper motor (C).

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    Fig. Matchmark the link and windshield wiper linkage (A) to show the original adjustment. Separate the windshield wiper linkage (B) from the wiper motor (C)

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To install:

  1. Install in the reverse order of removal, and note these items:
    1. Apply multipurpose grease to the moving parts.
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    3. Before reinstalling the wiper arms, turn the wiper switch ON, then OFF to return the wiper shafts to the park position.
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    5. If necessary, replace any damaged clips.
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    7. Make sure the wiper motor operates properly.
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