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Old 03-31-14, 06:54 AM   #1
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Default Wipers will not retract

Well hell. All of a sudden my windshield wipers will not retract after they are turned off.
Any ideas?

2007 ES350. with the auto rain sensor
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Old 03-31-14, 08:05 AM   #2
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what does that mean wont retract? they wont go all the way into the well below the windshield? Maybe you have them in winter mode and need to push/force the arm down into its summer/no ice setting
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Old 03-31-14, 02:54 PM   #4
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Default Winter/Summer mode? Are you kidding?

All I can think of is COME ON! Really? Winter/Summer mode?

But….can't wait to get home to try it!!!!1
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Matter of fact, you must put them in winter mode when you want to replace the wipers or you can't lift the passenger side wiper up.
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Default It worked!

I bow to the lords of the forum. I pushed on both wipers and they went to their resting position.

Dang you guys are good….
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Old 04-01-14, 11:04 AM   #7
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Yeah; it's definitely weird the first time doing it... almost like it's going to break something, then KLUNK... into position..
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