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8/8/12 9:37am - Original Message: 'wiper solenoid'
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Red Lion, PA - USA

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On my 72 will the wipers work off the wiper switch if the solenoid under the dash is not plugged in Rodney

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8/8/12 11:48am - Reply: 'Re: wiper solenoid'
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Not sure, but I don thin so. I think the solenoid signals the wiper door to open...the door has to be open before the wipers will operate. Someone else may have better info.

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8/8/12 8:42pm - Reply: 'Re: wiper solenoid'
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I didnt find the connector yet for the wiper solenoid so I'll have to go back and look again. Of course while the center console was out I didnt check to see if the wipers would work so I never gave thought about any connections to that solenoid. The switch out under the hood for the wipers I did by pass but the wipers still didnt work. At least I will have plenty of things to do! So many things to check out. The one thing I know for sure is that every thing can be made to work. All it takes is our retirement fund to get it working! I am sure once I get the car back I will have plenty more questions.
Thanks For All Your Help
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