Chrysler Front Wheel Drive Cars 6-CYL 1988-1995 Repair Information

Windshield Wiper Blade and Arm

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REMOVAL & INSTALLATION



Wiper Blade

See Figures 1 and 2

  1. Lift the wiper arm away from the glass.
  2.  
  3. Depress the coil spring in the wiper blade with a narrow prytool and remove the blade from the wiper arm.
  4.  



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Fig. Fig. 1: Press down on the tang with a flat-bladed prytool to release the wiper blade retaining mechanism



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Fig. Fig. 2: Press the wiper blade onto the wiper arm mounting stud until it snaps in place

To install:
  1. Snap the wiper blade onto the arm by inserting the wiper arm stud through the blade assembly.
  2.  

Wiper Arm Assembly

EXCEPT PREMIER AND MONACO

See Figures 3 through 8

  1. On latch release type: lift the arm (note installation position) so that the latch can be pulled out to the holding position and then release the arm. The arm will remain off the windshield in this position.
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Fig. Fig. 3: Wiper arm head cover and nut-except Premier and Monaco



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Fig. Fig. 4: Install the wiper arms to within these specifications-except Premier and Monaco

  1. On the arm attaching nut type: lift the wiper arm (note installation position) and place a 1 / 8 in. (3mm) pin or equivalent into the arm hole. Lift the the head cover and remove the attaching nut.
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  3. On all types, remove the arm assembly from the mounting stud using a rocking and lifting motion.
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Fig. Fig. 5: Remove the wiper arm mounting nut, then ...



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Fig. Fig. 6: ... while holding the wiper arm up, insert a slim tool into the hole near the hinge ...



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Fig. Fig. 7: ... and lift the wiper arm off of the mounting stud



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Fig. Fig. 8: After removing the wiper arm, disconnect the washer hose at the cowl panel

To install:
  1. When installing the wiper arm, the motor should be in the park position and the tips of the blades 3 / 4 -1 1 / 2 in. (19-38mm) above the bottom of the windshield moulding.
  2.  
  3. Position the wiper arm over the mounting stud.
  4.  
  5. Tighten the arm attaching nut to 120 inch lbs. (13 Nm).
  6.  
  7. Install the nut cover.
  8.  
  9. Operate the wipers to check all components for proper operation.
  10.  

PREMIER AND MONACO

See Figure 9

  1. Lift up on the wiper arm and move the retainer tab fully away from the wiper arm.
  2.  
  3. Grasp the wiper arm and pull it off the mounting stud.
  4.  
  5. Disconnect the washer hose on the blade from the metal line.
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Fig. Fig. 9: Use a flat-bladed prytool to depress the retainer tab to remove the wiper arms- Premier and Monaco

To install:
  1. Push the wiper arm onto the shaft until it snaps in place.
  2.  
  3. Plug the washer hose back into the metal line.
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