Wipers keep blowing fuse - Jeep Wrangler Forum
Jeep Wrangler Forum

Go Back   Jeep Wrangler Forum > TJ Jeep Wrangler Forum > TJ Tech Forum

Join Wrangler Forum Today


Reply
 
Thread Tools

Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about them on WranglerForum.com
Old 02-22-2008, 05:45 PM   #1
Jeeper
 
dwdrums801's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2006
Location: Long Island, NY
Posts: 1,298
Wipers keep blowing fuse

ok well I got in my car and put my wipers on to get some of the snow off the windshield ( i know i should have moved the snow with a scrapper but i was late) and the wipers went up once and then back down and didnt move again, it blew the fuse so I replace the fuse and it just blows it again....where should I start now to look for the problem....any thoughts?

Thanks, Bill

__________________
06 Rubi Unlimited, 3.5" Rubicon Express LA, OME Shocks, Metal Cloak Aluminum Bumper, Warn Winch, Power locks/remote start.
dwdrums801 is offline   Quote
Old 02-22-2008, 05:55 PM   #2
Knows a couple things...

WF Supporting Member
 
Jerry Bransford's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2005
Location: Escondido, Calif.
Posts: 35,749
Images: 2
If no one has been messing with the wires so none leading to the wiper switch or motor are likely shorting to something, I'd guess your wiper motor is going or is gone. When a motor starts blowing fuses, it normally has some shorted windings inside.
__________________
When you have a choice, buy American.

Jerry Bransford is online now   Quote
Reply

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Auxillary Lighting Install Writeup erickpl General Jeep FAQ/Stickies 15 09-20-2013 09:28 AM
Auxilary Lighting Writeup erickpl TJ Tech Forum 2 01-06-2011 07:50 PM
PDC Relay or fuse.. Keeps on Popping Need Help! BravoSSER TJ Tech Forum 1 12-04-2008 09:39 PM
Blown fuse krewlrider TJ Tech Forum 2 11-22-2008 09:06 PM
need fuse box schematic/newbie questions Jamezt1 YJ General Discussion Forum 0 10-11-2006 11:29 AM



Download our Mobile App

» Featured Product

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 04:26 PM.


User Alert System provided by Advanced User Tagging v3.1.0 (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2015 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.

Jeep®, Wrangler, Liberty, Wagoneer, Cherokee, and Grand Cherokee are copyrighted and trademarked to Chrysler Motors LLC.
Wranglerforum.com is not in any way associated with the Chrysler Motors LLC