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  1. Wipers only work on mist

    Electrical Systems
    My 1984 el camino has a wiper problem. I Replaced the wiper switch on directional(cruise disabled) no response from wiper controls, wipers work only on mist if you let go,the wipers stop and you need to try to get the them to park position (press and release till they park. any ideas
  2. Repairing / replacing driver's side windshield wiper arm

    Body Restoration
    I have a 1972 El Camino. The driver's side wiper arm is loose and flops around ineffectively when the wipers are turned on. I removed the arm and it's pretty clear why: there's no spring, and the clip that holds the arm onto the knurled knob is also missing. I have a couple questions about how...
  3. Wiper arms don't go down all the way?

    Body Restoration
    I have a 1987 El Camino. So I decided to adjust the wiper arm by pulling the arm off the base and adjusting the arm so it would fully lie inside the hood. I discovered that the bases accept the arms only one way ( I sure miss the old vehicles! ). My question is " How " does the arms adjust...
  4. Lifting Wipers

    Body Restoration
    I have an 87 Camino with stock wipers and arms of it. Going down the highway at anything above 65 they lift clear off my front window. Any ideas if anybody makes aerodynamic wiper-arms.:dontknow: I have heard of Triton making aero arms back in the 90's that used 18" blades but any other ideas?
  5. 65 1 speed to 2 speed wiper?

    Region 14 (AR,LA,MS)
    Does anyone know if all I need to convert to 2-speed wipers is, 2-speed motor, 2-speed switch and wiper wiring harness for 2-speed? Is this all I need or is there more? I'd hate to purchase and install and still not have 2-speed. All help and any suggestions are appreciated.
  6. wiper wiring on a 65 El camino

    Electrical Systems
    Does anyone have a picture of the correct wiring of the windshield wipers and squirters on a 65 El Camino? Tips are also welcome. Thank You
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