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Re: Renault Megane 1 - Wipers Working With Heater Fan Switch

Originally Posted by gnuoynomis View Post
Edit:Here is a selection of posts about the common problem of the front wipers only working when the heater fan is turned on.The problem is caused by a corroded/loose earth wire.Please read on for more information.

Did a search but couldn't find a similar post so here goes.

The wipers on my 1998 Mk1 Megane no longer work via the wiper stalk. To operate the wipers you have to turn the fan switch onto number 4 to make them go continusly and 3 turns them off. As the wipers seem to work off the fan switch we no longer have any fans working on the car so the windows will mist up easily in the winter when it gets here.

Any idea what is wrong anyone?? The air con works but is not really any use as the fan seems to be on the slowest setting all the time or maybe even slower than this setting.

Thanks in advance for any help.
hi, have you checked the fuses and relays ?
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