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    Default Wiper/Washer Won't turn off

    Any advice or odds that it's the wiper motor or switch (stalk)??

    2001 Z06, 30k miles, previously a garage queen (cowl, wiper motor and udders pristine)

    Started car and wiper/washer went on and wouldn't stop. Pulled fuse and started research..

    Lots of posts here and other places to wade through. Some said if washer continously runs, it's the switch, other posts contradict this.

    Right now I plan to break out the multimeter and run the switch through it's paces but I would love to anyone's input here.

    BTW, only had this car 2 months, gave away my 99 FSM when I sold the 99 vette. Haven't gotten around to buying the 2001 z06 version..shame on me. TIA

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    Check for water intrusion on the passenger side floor and firewall area, cycle the wiper and washer switch off and on very fast and see if anything changes.
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    Quote Originally Posted by LLC5 View Post
    Check for water intrusion on the passenger side floor and firewall area, cycle the wiper and washer switch off and on very fast and see if anything changes.
    Absolutely no water intrusion on passenger side, would have noticed when I pulled fuse. When it first happened, cycled the wiper plus pushed the wash button in and out rapidly, no change at all. Appreciate your thoughts, thank you.

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    The next step would be to disconnect the wiper switch in the column and see if the event stops.
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