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Re: Squeaky wiper blades

Originally Posted by madnoel10 View Post
It's not about bending them back to reduce the pressure. When I mean twisting I mean applying torsion force. Imagine you where twisting a screw-driver if you get my drift.
I think I'm with you now mate.

Originally Posted by lancs dave View Post
If you still have the same problem after fitting new wipers it might not be the blades causing the noise.
Try to get some oil down the spindles where the wiper arms bolt on, and oil the linkages under the scuttle panel. If there's any dry bushes it might be these causing the squeek.
Thanks, but it's 100% the blades. You get a shrill shriek like noise as the rubber comes back down the it's too dry!
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