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#386871 - 02/29/04 09:38 AM ELECTRICAL--Windshield Washer Motor Fuse Location?
markhart Offline
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Registered: 10/03/02
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Loc: St Louis, MO
I have a 99 P73, and I don't see the windshield washer motor listed on the fuse chart. Anyone know offhand which fuse it would be? Thanks.

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#386872 - 02/29/04 04:47 PM Re: Windshield Washer Motor Fuse Location?
Kinger87 Offline
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Registered: 12/15/02
Posts: 7611
Loc: Gladstone MI
is that the only thing not working?
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#386873 - 02/29/04 11:20 PM Re: Windshield Washer Motor Fuse Location?
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Registered: 01/07/02
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Loc: TX
fuse #2 30amp --maybe--

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#386874 - 03/01/04 11:45 PM Re: Windshield Washer Motor Fuse Location?
markhart Offline
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Registered: 10/03/02
Posts: 43
Loc: St Louis, MO
Everything else works. Fuse #2 is good. Also have an '01 Explorer that has a dedicated fuse for the windshield washer (#12 7.5 amp), but I can't find a reference to the windshield washer fuse in my manual.

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#386875 - 03/02/04 12:59 AM Re: Windshield Washer Motor Fuse Location?
ronmanŽ Offline
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Registered: 01/23/01
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Loc: My whip is tighter than a reta...
That's because there isn't one.
The wiper/washer is controlled by the WCM (Wiper Control Module) located in the dash.
There are 2 fusible links underhood that supply the wiper motor.
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#386876 - 03/02/04 01:19 PM Re: Windshield Washer Motor Fuse Location?
Scant22 Offline
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Registered: 01/17/03
Posts: 1290
Loc: Lincoln, NE
Quote:

The wiper/washer is controlled by the WCM (Wiper Control Module) located in the dash.




Seriously Ron, you're just making stuff up now aren't you?



Did I hear a niner in there somewhere?
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#386877 - 03/02/04 02:00 PM Re: Windshield Washer Motor Fuse Location?
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Registered: 06/30/02
Posts: 266
Loc: Colorado
Quote:

Quote:

The wiper/washer is controlled by the WCM (Wiper Control Module) located in the dash.




Seriously Ron, you're just making stuff up now aren't you?



Did I hear a niner in there somewhere?




As usual, Ron is not FOS!



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#386878 - 03/02/04 02:18 PM Re: Windshield Washer Motor Fuse Location?
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Registered: 06/30/02
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Loc: Colorado
Power Circuit for Wiper Control Module




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#386879 - 03/02/04 02:31 PM Re: Windshield Washer Motor Fuse Location?
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Wiper Control Module Fuse Location




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#386880 - 03/02/04 02:40 PM Re: Windshield Washer Motor Fuse Location?
Scant22 Offline
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Registered: 01/17/03
Posts: 1290
Loc: Lincoln, NE
I know he isn't full of it. Ron usually knows what's going on. Sometimes we hate to admit it though.

It just seems so weird to have a separate control module for something relatively simple like wipers.

It would be nice if they'd combine all of the computers, or have the ECM then another computer that operates the other systems. I suppose that would reduce compatability between models though.
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#386881 - 03/02/04 03:17 PM Re: Windshield Washer Motor Fuse Location?
ronmanŽ Offline
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Registered: 01/23/01
Posts: 30444
Loc: My whip is tighter than a reta...
It makes more sense to put 4 or 5 or 6 relays on a PCB inside a small metal box with one harness going to it than it does to put assorted standard relays all throughout the dash, like you would if there were no WCM or LCM.
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