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    Question wipers wont come off

    i need to take the wipers off to access the linkages on my veccy.the passenger wiper is broken and need to try fix it.anyone got a how too or some advice.thanks
    aaron

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    I take it you mean you cant get the wiper arms off the splines that come up through the plastic scuttle panel?

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    to remove wiper arm: -

    • unclip the nut cover
    • take the spindle nut off
    • use a suitable puller to free the wiper arm < (draper manufacture these, for example)

    it may come off without using that tool, but you risk damaging the windscreen without the puller.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Hideous View Post
    to remove wiper arm: -

    • unclip the nut cover
    • take the spindle nut off
    • use a suitable puller to free the wiper arm < (draper manufacture these, for example)

    it may come off without using that tool, but you risk damaging the windscreen without the puller.
    thanks a million lads great help.can i get these in halford or something

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    This is the best type of puller and a good price :http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/WINDOW-WIPER-A...item3eff0ab968 Had a Sykes Pickavant one which just bent.

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    slacken the nut but dont take it right off then just pull at wiper arm wiggle it till it goes loose then take nut fully off and job done...

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