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Old 07-17-2011, 02:24 PM
popltree2 popltree2 is offline
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98 740i - Wiper motor location

Hey everyone,

Quick, hopefully easy, question. Where is the wiper motor located in a 98 740i? Still having the classic wiper-not-functioning issue. We've replaced the fuses and relays. Wanted to test the motor next but I'll be damned if I know where it is. Thanks!
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Old 03-22-2013, 11:00 AM
jgross87 jgross87 is offline
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did any one ever help you out or did you figure out where it is, I'm having the same freaking problem?
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Old 03-22-2013, 11:33 AM
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If you're not familiar with the part database...here's a link and a diagram....the wiper motor is #2 in the diagram below...and you can see how it is located by following the line for the bolts (#4 in diagram) that secures the motor below the cowl/console (#1 in diagram below):


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