Volvo Cars 1999-05

Windshield Wiper System

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Wiper Motor



Removal & Installation
  1. Before servicing the vehicle, refer to the Precautions Section.
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  3. Check that the wiper motor is in the parked position.
    1. Switch on the ignition. Switch the wipers on and off.
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    3. Ensure that the wipers are fully down in the park position.
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  5. Switch the ignition OFF .
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  7. Remove or disconnect the following:

    Negative battery cable
     
    Wiper arms
     
    Wiper mechanism
     
    Upper control arm of wiper from the ball
     
    Lower control arm of wiper
     
    The 3 bolts from the windshield wiper motor
     
    The wiper motor

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    Fig. Windshield wiper mechanism removal

    Windshield wiper mechanism removal
     

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To install:

  1. Install the windshield wiper motor
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  3. Lubricate the ball on the link arm with grease.
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  5. Install the 3 bolts for the windshield wiper motor
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  7. Position a wrench as support between the link arm and the bracket and screw head.
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  9. Position the control arm on the ball.
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  11. Carefully tap the control arm into place. Use a sleeve and a mallet.
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  13. Install or connect the following:

    Wiper arm mechanism
     
    Wiper arms
     
    Negative battery cable

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    Fig. Installing wiper arm mechanism using mallet and sleeve

    Installing wiper arm mechanism using mallet and sleeve
     

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