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Wiper position after linkage replacement

I just replaced the wiper linkage on my 2005 Honda Accord. When I reinstalled the wiper arms/blades and turned the car on to test, the wiper cycle seems to be wrong. Now the wipers have a short initial travel, followed by a long reset, and improper park position. I tried letting the motor cycle without the arms and replacing, and I tried to put the arms at the furthest travel extent, but either the cycle still isn’t working right.

Some thoughts:

  1. When I put the crank arm back on, was it supposed to be aligned in a particular way? It seemed like only one orientation allowed for it to connect to the arm.
  2. The guide I was using had me turn the wipers on and then stop them at their apex prior to removal, perhaps this threw off the cycle?

Any thoughts? Thanks in advance!

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Thanks for the link! Not paying attention to the position of the crank arm on the motor was the problem so I had to trial and error with it, but got it taken care of!

Well done , Corollaguy .

Glad I could help!