wiper motor works, but arms don't go back and forth

Asked by Dec 29, 2015 at 12:34 PM about the BMW X5

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

wiper motor works, but arms don't go back and forth

1 Answer

245

YOU NEED TO REPLACE WIPER LINKAGE THAT CONTROL THE ARMS . THEY ARE UNDER WINDSHIELD COVER WHERE THE MOTOR IS LOCATED , IT MIGHT BE A WHOLE ASSEMBLY, OR JUST THE LINKAGE WHERE YOU CAN TRANSFER THE WIPER MOTOR.

Your Answer

BMW X5 Experts

  • #1
    Tom Demyan
    Reputation
    1,910
  • #2
    Robert Charlson
    Reputation
    760
  • #3
    Asiamah6910
    Reputation
    690
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used BMW X6
45 Great Deals out of 2,033 listings starting at $14,972
Used BMW X3
285 Great Deals out of 9,457 listings starting at $2,995
Used BMW 5 Series
483 Great Deals out of 16,297 listings starting at $1,032
Used BMW 3 Series
1,136 Great Deals out of 33,411 listings starting at $1,428
Used BMW X5 M
3 Great Deals out of 206 listings starting at $15,995
Used Land Rover Range Rover Sport
113 Great Deals out of 4,205 listings starting at $5,900
Used Mercedes-Benz M-Class
309 Great Deals out of 6,319 listings starting at $1,995
Used Porsche Cayenne
140 Great Deals out of 5,895 listings starting at $4,495
Used Audi Q7
142 Great Deals out of 6,223 listings starting at $5,977
Used Land Rover Range Rover
48 Great Deals out of 3,602 listings starting at $2,850
Used Mercedes-Benz GL-Class
218 Great Deals out of 4,103 listings starting at $5,999
Used Jeep Grand Cherokee
961 Great Deals out of 68,024 listings starting at $950
Used BMW 7 Series
121 Great Deals out of 5,114 listings starting at $1,770
Used Acura MDX
444 Great Deals out of 14,190 listings starting at $2,000
Used Audi Q5
171 Great Deals out of 8,757 listings starting at $7,797

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use.