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Chevrolet Cruze Repair Manual: Windshield Wiper Arm Replacement

Chevrolet Cruze Repair Manual / Body systems / Wipers and Washers / Windshield Wiper Arm Replacement

  1. Windshield Washer Arm Finish Cap

Tip

Use a small flat-bladed tool to remove finish cap.

Special Tools

BO-6626 Wiper Arm Puller

For equivalent regional tools, refer to Special Tools.

  1. Windshield Washer Arm Nut

Caution: Refer to Fastener Caution in the Preface section.

Procedure

  1. Locate the transparent circle with a black dot in the center at the lower   windshield blackout area.
  2. Position the wiper arm to the pivot shaft so that the wiper blade is centered across the transparent circle.
  3. Lift the arm blade portion while pushing down the arm onto the pivot shaft.
  4. Install the wiper arm nut.
  5. Hold the wiper arm stationary in position as previously stated.
  6. Torque the wiper arm nut.
  7. Release the wiper arm assembly.
  8. Repeat the same procedure for the other wiper arm.

Tighten

24.5 Nm (18 lb ft)

  1. Windshield Washer Arm Assembly

Tip

Use the wiper arm puller if the arm fails to release from the wiper motor pivot shaft.

Windshield Wiper Blade Replacement

Preliminary Procedure

Preliminary Procedure

Raise the wiper arm up off the windshield.

  1. Windshield Washer Arm Assembly
  2. Windshield Wiper Arm Blade Removal Tab

Procedure

  1. Push inward the square tab at the center   top side of the wiper blade.
  2. Rotate the wiper blade downward slightly.
  3. Slide the wiper blade from the wiper arm.
  4. Carefully release the wiper arm back to the windshield.
  1. Windshield Washer Blade Assembly

Tip

Discard if rubber appears worn or does not wipe the windshield clean.

Windshield Wiper Motor Replacement

Preliminary Procedures

Preliminary Procedures

  1. Remove the windshield wiper arms. Refer to Windshield  Wiper Arm Replacement
  2. Remove the air inlet grille panel. Refer to Air Inlet Grille Panel Replacement.
  3. Remove the wiper drive system module.
  1. Windshield Wiper Motor Bolts (Qty: 2)

Caution: Refer to Fastener Caution in the Preface section.

Tighten 10 Nm (89 lb in)

  1. Windshield Wiper Motor Nut

Tighten 10 Nm (89 lb in)

  1. Windshield Wiper Motor Assembly

Windshield Wiper Transmission Replacement (Right Hand Drive)

Preliminary Procedures

Preliminary Procedures

  1. Remove the wiper arms. Refer to Windshield  Wiper Arm Replacement.
  2. Remove the air inlet grille panel. Refer to Air Inlet Grille Panel Replacement.
  1. Electrical Connector
  2. Windshield Wiper Transmission Bolt (Qty: 3)

Caution: Refer to Fastener Caution in the Preface section.

Tighten 10 Nm(89 lb in)

  1. Windshield Wiper Transmission

Windshield Outside Moisture Sensor Cover Replacement

  1. Windshield Outside Moisture Sensor Cover Assembly

Windshield Outside Moisture Sensor Replacement

Preliminary Procedure

Preliminary Procedure

Remove the windshield outside moisture sensor cover. Refer to Windshield Outside Moisture Sensor Cover Replacement.

  1. Windshield Outside Moisture Sensor

Tip

Pull the windshield outside moisture sensor down to remove from bracket.

Wiper Blade Element Cleaning

Lift each blade assembly off of the windshield and clean the element with a cloth saturated with full strength washer solvent. Then rinse the blade assemblies with clear water.

Windshield Wiper Arm Adjustment

Measuring point for windscreen wiper arms:Upper edge of water deflector (rubber lip) to wiper arm attachment point.

Upper edge of water deflector (rubber lip) to wiper arm attachment point.

Note: Position the wiper arm to the basic setting.

  1. Driver side (a) approximately  6.5 cm (2.6 in)
  2. Passenger side (b) approximately 8.5 cm (3.3 in).
Windshield Washer Pump Seal Replacement
Removal Procedure Open the hood. Remove the windshield washer pump. Refer to Windshield Washer Pump Replacement Using a small flat-bladed tool, remove the washer pump terminal seal (1) ...

Wiper/Washer System Description and Operation
Wiper/Washer System Components The wiper/washer system consists of the following electrical components: Windshield Wiper Relay Windshield Wiper Speed Control Relay Windshield Washer Pump Rela ...

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Rear Side Door Replacement
Preliminary Procedure Remove the rear side door trim panel. Refer to Rear Side Door Trim Replacement. Rear Side Door Check Link Bolt Caution: Refer to Fastener Caution in the Preface section. Procedure Remove the water deflector Disconnect the door electrical connector. Suppo ...

Rear Side Door Window Replacement
Preliminary Procedures Position the window approximately half  way down in the door. Remove the water deflector. Refer to Rear Side Door Water Deflector Replacement. Remove the outer sealing strip. Refer to Rear Side Door Window Outer Sealing Strip Replacement. Rear Side ...

Remote Keyless Entry (RKE) System
The Remote Keyless Entry (RKE) transmitter may work up to 60m (195 ft) away from the vehicle. RKE Transmitter with Remote Start Shown Press the key release button to extend the key blade. The key can be used for the ignition and all locks. Press to unlock the driver door or all doors. P ...

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