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post #13 of (permalink) Old 02-27-2007, 05:16 PM
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Blades

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Originally Posted by MottoGuzzi View Post
Del is right, the arm needs a slight amount of torque or twist applied to it so the blades lay at the correct angle to the windshield. I had the same problem and changing to a different blade didn't help. You just have to experiment with applying a little force. Although someone told me the "spring" action of the arm itself might wear out on a ten year old car, couldn't confirm that though .
What direction should the "twist" be in? Down towards the bottom of windshield or up towards the top?

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