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    hi all whenever i put my wipers on there is a loud noise what i can only descibed as the motor but its getting louder and louder could this mean the motor is on its way out? tia

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    Quote Originally Posted by vectragsi3.2 View Post
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    Hope no one was hurt...?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Thomas1 View Post
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    and the need for that is what if you cant help me then dont post on the thread thank you

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    Yes, it means your wiper needs replacing.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Thomas1 View Post
    Yes, it means your wiper needs replacing.
    thanks for that but the wipers have just been replaced!!! its the motor thats really noisy want to know if this needs replacing soon?

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    Yeah it could be the wiper motor or the linkage, best bet have a look at it and have a feel for any movement where there shouldn't be.
    Now I need a turbo to keep up!

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    how will i know if its the linkage mate? will it just be really wobbly sounds like the noise is coming from the drivers side???

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    While the panel is off just check for any unexpected play in any of the joints and on the motor output shaft. Just give them a wiggle. Have a listen to the motor as well, you will hear if its coming from there.
    Now I need a turbo to keep up!

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