Toyota Pick-ups/Land Cruiser/4Runner 1989-1996

Windshield Wiper Motor

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REMOVAL & INSTALLATION



See Figures 1, 2, 3 and 4

The wiper motor is located in the engine compartment and is secured to the firewall.

  1. Disconnect the wiring from the wiper motor and unbolt it from the firewall.
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Fig. Fig. 1: Unplug the wiring harness from the motor assembly



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Fig. Fig. 2: Remove the bolts securing the wiper motor from the firewall

  1. Gently pry the wiper link from the crank arm. Its a ball and socket arrangement, but it may be tight.
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Fig. Fig. 3: Pull the motor from the firewall, then using a prybar ...



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Fig. Fig. 4: ... separate the linkage from the motor

  1. Remove the motor.
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To install:
  1. Connect the wiper arm linkage. The socket must be exactly aligned with the ball before snapping them together.
  2.  
  3. Install the motor, tighten the mounting nuts to 47 inch lbs. (6 Nm).
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  5. Attach the electrical lead.
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