wipers stop in upright position

Asked by Apr 25, 2015 at 07:45 PM about the Mercury Grand Marquis

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

My wipers work, however, when I turn them off they stop in the upright position.
Does anyone know what may be causing this?

4 Answers

Do the arms stop where they were the moment you turn them off..or you turn them off and they 'park' upright? Wipers have a 'parking timer' to stow them when shut off. I'm trying to find a picture of one

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Looking around the consensus is the multi-function switch for the wipers on the stalk...in either case. OR..the module click for full screen

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Part # SW-5665 wiper switch/governor

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