Chevy Malibu
Windshields and Wipers
Chevy Trailblazer

How much should it cost to repair broken windshield wipers?

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August 07, 2005 4:40PM

The problem can fixed just going to the auto parts store

purchasing either the blade or the whole arm, and that should only

cost you at least 10 dollars. The cost of repairing wipers is

elusive. Do you mean they aren't moving? Aren't cleaning?, or they

are stuck in wrong position when they park? BCLear. The cost of

replacing a part is a very general question that unless specified

exactly is hard to answer. First, is who is replacing the part? Is

the Dealer, an independent repair shop, a junkyard, the guy next

door or you doing the replacement. These will all yield different

prices. Not to mention that within all of these will be different

labor rates and different part price mark ups. Second, what is the

quality of the part? Is it a name brand, generic (white box,

economy), OEM or used part? All of these will be different. Price

will even differ between name brands, sometimes significantly.

Thirdly, What is the warranty of the part and who is offering the

warranty (the shop the parts house or the manufacturer). Limited

Lifetime will have restrictions. Lifetime warranty isn


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