A bad relay switch will cause the windshield wipers to not turn off. Replace the relay switch and the windshield wipers should turn off.
It sounds like the switch has gone bad allowing the wipers to run constantly. Have the windshield wiper switch replaced.
The motor needs to be replaced. There is a "switch" in the motor that "parks" the wipers. This happens when current is removed from the motor. Your "switch" in the motor is not allowing this to happen. Replace the motor.
Windshield wipers should be replaced every 6,000 miles. The windshield wipers should be any of the following sizes: 93-01, 94, 95, or 96.
There is no button to operate the headlight wipers. The headlights washers and wipers are activated along with the windshield wipers when you use the windshield washer by pulling the wiper switch towards you.
switch them on
check the fuses and relays
If the windshield wipers are beyond repair, they may be replaced. If they are only slightly damaged, they can be fixed such as gluing the rubber attachment.
The 2002 Chevrolet trailblazer windshield wiper motor should be replaced, when the windshield wipers are skipping. The windshield wiper motor can be located in the engine compartment.
remove the wipers, turn on wiper switch, turn off switch, reinstall wipers @ bottom position torque nuts enough to secure the arm. turn on switch readjust as needed.
The windshield wiper relay switch can be found on the firewall in the engine compartment. The windshield wiper relay switch will be on the passenger side of the firewall.
Have you checked to make sure the fuse is good?
A bad fuse may be the cause of windshield wipers not working on a 1998 Lumina. The switch that activates the wiper motor is another possible cause for the wipers not working.
You probably have shorted wires inside the combo switch. The assembly will need to be replaced.
Windshield wipers don't work
If the windshield wipers work when pushing the lever down but not when they are turned on all the time, the problem could be in the wiper motor relay switch. There are two different relay switches for the windshield wipers, so that if the one fails a person can still clear the windshield manually.
Why are there windshield wipers inside the car?
under the hood by the engine
The windshield wiper relay switch, on your 1999 Cadillac Deville, are located mounted to the firewall in the engine compartment. The relay switch will be next to the windshield wiper motor.
The windshield wiper relay switch can be found in the engine compartment on the firewall. The relay switch will be next to the windshield wiper motor.
check the wiper fuse. then check the switch, then check the wiper motor
Bad turn signal switch probably.
Replace the windshield wipers.