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9/17/17 11:03pm - Original Message: 'Wiper door '
Ken76vette
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Becker, MN - USA

Vette(s):
1976 L48 white corvette stingray

Joined: 5/8/2016
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Have a 76 vette and now also have a 1970 vette. The wiper door seems to open as soon as you shut the engine off. Otherwise all seems to work correct. Which device is the culprit.
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9/18/17 9:15am - Reply: 'Re: Wiper door '
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Equinunk, PA - USA

Vette(s):
1972 conv, 4-speed, 350, 200hp, numbers match, rally wheels, war bonnett yellow w/white top. good condition, nice driver.

Joined: 10/31/2007
Posts: 1895
On the right hand side, under the door is a PARK switch. It is vacuum operated and decides what position the wipers go in when the switch on the dash is shut off and vacuum is interrupted. Check for leaks as well.

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9/18/17 11:22am - Reply: 'Re: Wiper door '
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Grapevine, TX - USA

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1972 LT-1 convertible with factory air.

Joined: 8/26/2006
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Could be the vacuum relay behind the right front wheelwell.




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9/28/17 1:09pm - Reply: 'Re: Wiper door '
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Lake Oswego, OR - USA

Vette(s):
1972 Steel Cities Gray T Top. Original Owner, Original Paint and Interior. The running gear has been rebuilt after 240,000 miles.

Joined: 10/17/2003
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Also the "Check Valve" near the distributor could be defective.

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