Suzuki Vitara, Grand Vitara, XL7 2000-06

Windshield Wiper System

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Wiper Motor



Removal & Installation
  1. Disconnect the negative battery cable.
  2.  
  3. Make reference marks for wiper blade and arm position for installation.
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  5. Remove wiper pivot caps and wiper arm nuts, and remove windshield wiper arms with wiper blades.
  6.  
  7. Remove cowl top garnish.

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    Fig. Cowl, garnish and hood seal

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  9. Disconnect coupler from windshield wiper motor.
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  11. Remove bolts, and remove windshield wiper assembly.
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  13. Disconnect coupler from windshield wiper motor.
  14.  
  15. Remove bolts, and remove windshield wiper assembly.
  16.  
  17. Separate wiper motor from wiper transmission.
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To install:

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Fig. Windshield wiper assembly

  1. Install windshield wiper assembly, and tighten bolts to 7 ft. lbs.(8.5 Nm).
  2.  
  3. Connect coupler to windshield wiper motor.
  4.  
  5. Install cowl top garnish.
  6.  
  7. Install windshield wiper arms with wiper blades to specified position, and then tighten windshield wiper nuts to 11 ft. lbs. (14 Nm).
  8.  
  9. Install wiper pivot caps to windshield wiper arm nuts.
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  11. Connect the negative battery cable.
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