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Old 08-19-2009, 06:50 PM
GatorRicky9 GatorRicky9 is offline
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Originally Posted by GatorRicky9 View Post
I seem to have the exact same issue with wipers not working on my 98 E38. I removed the cover to the fuse/relay box and discovered a 1/4 inch of water at the bottom. I removed most of the water but I'm afraid there is still moisture and corrosion down there but it's impossible to see down there. I replaced both relays but wipers still don't work. Question - How exactly were you able to navigate such a small space to get to the small wire that had broken off of its connector to solder it back to the connector? Did you remove the fuse/relay box? Or are you Houdini? Any other repair advice is greatly appreciated.
Dear tberardi,
You are a genius!! You were dead on. Had several broken green wires at the base of the realy sockets that apprarently broke loose due to corrosion just as you described. Replaced them and the wipers are now working ! You are the GREATEST !!!
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