Chrysler Concorde/Intrepid/LHS/New Yorker/Vision 1993-1997

Windshield Wiper Arm and Blade

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REMOVAL & INSTALLATION



Wiper Arm and Blade

See Figures 1, 2, 3 and 4



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Fig. Fig. 1: On the side of the arm assembly is a washer hose, pull it apart at the connection



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Fig. Fig. 2: Release the locking tab to lift the arm up



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Fig. Fig. 3: Using a combination pulling and rocking motion, separate the arm from the pivot



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Fig. Fig. 4: Arm adjustment blackout areas

  1. Place the wiper arm and blade into the PARK position and turn the ignition OFF .
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  3. Disconnect the wiper hose at the plastic in-line connector. Do not discard the in-line connector.
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  5. Lift up the wiper arm to raise the blade off of the glass, then move the retainer tab to hold the arm up.
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  7. Remove the arm from the pivot using a rocking motion.
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To install:
  1. Insert the wiper hose on the wiper arm into the connector. Place the wiper arm and blade assembly onto the pivot.
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  3. Before snapping the unit into place, adjust the blade arm assembly so that it does not hit the bottom of the windshield. It should be no more than 1 inch (24mm) from the bottom of the windshield.
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  5. Operate the wipers and check for distance travel of the blade. Refer to the illustration for the blackout areas.
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Wiper Blade Assembly

See Figures 5 and 6



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Fig. Fig. 5: Exploded view of the components that make up a wiper blade



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Fig. Fig. 6: Push the release tab and slide the blade away from the arm

  1. Turn the wiper switch to the ON position. Position the blades to a convenient place while turning the ignition switch ON and OFF until the correct position is found.
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  3. Lift the wiper arm to raise the blade off of the glass.
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  5. Remove the blade assembly from the arm by pushing the release tab under the arm tip, then slide the blade away from the arm tip.
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  7. Gently place the wiper arm tip with a cloth under it, onto the glass surface.
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To install:
  1. Lift the wiper arm tip off of the glass, then attach the wiper blades onto the correct arms. The right side (passengers) blade is curved the shape of the glass. The left side (drivers) is not. The blade should snap onto the arm assembly.
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  3. Lower the wiper arm and blade assembly onto the glass.
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  5. Turn the ignition switch to the ON position. Turn the wipers OFF to allow the blades to sit in the PARK position.
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  7. The assembly should be seated into place 1 inch (24mm) from the bottom of the windshield.
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  9. Operate the wipers and check for distance travel of the blade. Refer to the illustration for the blackout areas.
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