Volvo 240/740/760/780/940/960 1990-1998

Windshield Wiper Blade and Arm

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REMOVAL & INSTALLATION



See Figures 1 and 2

  1. Carefully pry up/lift the plastic or metal cover at the base of the wiper arm.
  2.  
  3. Unscrew and remove the retaining nut.
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  5. Matchmark the arm and pivot for realignment upon installation.
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  7. Gently lift the blade and arm from the glass and remove the arm from the pivot.
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To install:
  1. Place the arm over the pivot and tighten the retaining nut to 10-13 ft. lbs. (14-18 Nm). Do not overtighten, or the splines will be damaged. Make sure the wiper blade will be in the correct position on the glass before tightening the nut.
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  3. Install the cover.
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For wiper blade (element) replacement, refer to General Information & Maintenance .



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Fig. Fig. 1: Remove the wiper arm retaining nut



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Fig. Fig. 2: Matchmark the wiper arm to the pivot, and gently lift off the arm

 
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