FRONT WIPER MOTOR REMOVAL

CAUTION / NOTICE / HINT

Tech Tips


  • Use the same procedure as for the LHD and RHD vehicles.

  • The procedure listed below is for the LHD vehicles.

PROCEDURE


  1. DISCONNECT CABLE FROM NEGATIVE BATTERY TERMINAL

    Note


    • After turning the ignition switch off, waiting time may be required before disconnecting the cable from the battery terminal. Therefore, make sure to read the disconnecting the cable from the battery terminal notice before proceeding with work.

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    • When disconnecting the cable, some systems need to be initialized after the cable is reconnected.

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  2. REMOVE UPPER RADIATOR SUPPORT SEAL

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  3. REMOVE FRONT FENDER SIDE PANEL PROTECTOR LH


    1. B001CT2

      Detach the 3 clips and guide and remove the front fender side panel protector LH.

  4. REMOVE FRONT FENDER SIDE PANEL PROTECTOR RH

    Tech Tips

    Use the same procedure for the LH side.

  5. REMOVE FRONT FENDER TO COWL SIDE SEAL LH


    1. B001FGX

      Detach the 3 claws and guide and remove the front fender to cowl side seal LH.

  6. REMOVE FRONT FENDER TO COWL SIDE SEAL RH

    Tech Tips

    Use the same procedure for the LH side.

  7. REMOVE WINDSHIELD WIPER ARM COVER


    1. B001GC7C03
      B001CE2 Protective Tape

      Using a screwdriver, detach the 3 claws and remove the windshield wiper arm cover.

      Tech Tips


      • Tape the screwdriver tip before use.

      • Use the same procedure for the RH side and LH side.

  8. REMOVE FRONT WIPER ARM AND BLADE ASSEMBLY LH


    1. B001G7R

      Remove the nut and front wiper arm and blade assembly LH.

  9. REMOVE FRONT WIPER ARM AND BLADE ASSEMBLY RH


    1. B001EHQ

      Remove the nut and front wiper arm and blade assembly RH.

  10. REMOVE HOOD TO COWL TOP SEAL


    1. B001IEF

      Detach the 7 claws and 2 clips and remove the hood to cowl top seal.

  11. REMOVE CENTER NO. 2 COWL TOP VENTILATOR LOUVER


    1. B001ECA

      Detach the 2 claws and 3 guides and remove the center No. 2 cowl top ventilator louver.

  12. REMOVE COWL TOP VENTILATOR LOUVER SUB-ASSEMBLY


    1. B001E3YC02
      *a Guide (A)
      *b Guide (B)

      Remove the 2 clips.

    2. Detach the 6 claws and guide (A).

    3. Detach the 10 guides (B) and pull out the cowl top ventilator louver sub-assembly.

  13. REMOVE WINDSHIELD WIPER MOTOR AND LINK


    1. B001F97

      Detach the clamp and disconnect the connector.

    2. B001D79

      Remove the 2 bolts.

    3. B001DQ1C01
      *1 Grommet

      Detach the grommet and remove the windshield wiper motor and link as shown in the illustration.

      Note

      Be careful not to damage the windshield when removing the windshield wiper motor and link.

  14. REMOVE FRONT WIPER CRANK SUB-ASSEMBLY (for RHD, w/ Spring)


    1. B001H94C01
      B001CE2 Protective Tape

      Using a screwdriver, disconnect the windshield wiper link rod from the crank arm pivot of the front wiper crank sub-assembly as shown in the illustration.

      Tech Tips

      Tape the screwdriver tip before use.

    2. B001E3Q

      Remove the nut and front wiper crank sub-assembly.

  15. REMOVE WINDSHIELD WIPER MOTOR ASSEMBLY


    1. w/o Spring:


      1. B001GX7C03
        B001CE2 Protective Tape

        Using a screwdriver, disconnect the windshield wiper link rod from the crank arm pivot of the front wiper crank as shown in the illustration.

        Tech Tips

        Tape the screwdriver tip before use.

    2. B001FHV

      Disconnect the connector.

    3. Using a T30 ''TORX'' socket wrench, remove the 2 bolts and windshield wiper motor assembly.

  16. REMOVE WIPER MOTOR WIRE


    1. B001D6Q

      Detach the claw and remove the wiper motor wire.