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    front wipers

    I have a problem with the wipers on my mk4 astra.They work fine on normal and fast,the problem is when i use them on intermitent,they stop in different places,usually in my line of view. Any help please!!!!!!!!

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    i cant help very much but i have the same problem in the mk4 van,
    bin told by a few people iv gotta buy a new wiper motor. turbo chris on here has one for £35 i think.

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    Cheers for that,will have to get one...

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    mine also do this but i have a bonnet extension so that blocks some of my view anyway !! doesnt look too bad
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    definitely wiper motor. It is repairable if you are handy with a soldering iron and are happy to strip it apart. beware 2nd hand ones may be the same as yours.(even if sold as tested, cus they only test the motor runs and not where it parks)
    search the forum for repair thread
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    Thanks everyone,just got wiper motor with linkage for £30 at scrapyard.Took about half hour to fit. Problem now sorted,working great now. Cheers everyone for the advice......

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