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Why would the wipers only work intermittently on a 1995 Pontiac Transport SP Minivan?

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2015-07-17 17:43:27
2015-07-17 17:43:27

The front wipers on your 1995 Pontiac TranSport minivan are intermittent because there is a manufacturing defect in how a couple of connections were made (soldered) to a control board that is located in the motor assembly. I had the same problems with a 1996 TranSport and the fix took only minutes once the motor assembly was removed. Basically, it involves resoldering a couple of connections. Other than a few hand tools required to get the assembly out from under the hood, only a soldering iron and some solder are required.

There is a really good web site with a complete set of photos describing the fix once the box is out.

http://james.jaguar.net/subtopics/WiperFix.htm

The wipers on my Transport got worse and worse until they finally quit altogether. Some have suggested replacing the control board but a healthy dose of solder will cure the problem.

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