Windshield Wiper Parking

Helge audihelge at
Thu Mar 29 16:50:06 EDT 2007

On Mon, 26 Mar 2007 17:53:22 -0500, Jules wrote:

>Interesting issue developed with the wipers today. They are not
>parking at the bottom of their stroke. Still have full travel from top
>to bottom, just parking incorrectly (about 4 inches from the bottom of
>the stroke).

Simple. The "crank" has slipped on the motor axle. Loosen the nut,
reposition and re-tighten the nut. Done.

You may want to check that everything is moving freely. It takes quite
a bit of force to move the crank if the nut is properly tightened.
Helge Wunderlich

More information about the quattro mailing list