why won't my wipers work when the weather is cold?

Asked by May 18, 2013 at 04:31 PM about the 1992 Honda Civic

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I having problems with my wipers. sometimes they start right up but there are times when they are slow. But doing the winter its very hard for them to start working or not work at all. How do I solve this problem?

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Sounds like your wiper motor is dying. Replace it. Also lube the linkages with some white lithium grease when you change the wiper motor. HTH. -Jim

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