1985-1994 of release

Repair and operation of the car

Ford Skorpio
+ 1.1. Identification of the car
+ 2. Maintenance
+ 3. Engines
+ 4. Cooling system
+ 5. Fuel system
+ 6. Coupling
+ 7. Transmissions
+ 8. Driveshaft and back bridge
+ 9. Steering
+ 10. Suspension brackets
+ 11. Brake system
+ 12. Wheels and tires
+ 13. Body
- 14. Electric equipment
   14.1. Technical characteristic
   14.2. Safety locks and relay
   14.3. Electronic control units
   14.4. System of the central blocking
   14.5. System of indexes of turns
   14.6. Fuel computer
   14.7. Additional control system
   + 14.8. Generator
   + 14.9. Starter
   - 14:10. Windshield screen wiper, knot of indexes and headlight
      14.10.1. Windshield screen wiper
      14.10.2. Screen wiper of back glass
      14.10.3. Replacement and adjustment of nozzles of windscreen washers
   14:11. Removal and installation of a combination of devices
   14:12. External and internal lighting
   + 14:13. Other electric equipment
   + 14:14. Electrical circuitries


14:10. Windshield screen wiper, knot of indexes and headlight

14.10.1. Windshield screen wiper


Windshield screen wiper

1 – engine,

2 – holder,

3 – drafts,

4 – axes of levers of screen wipers,

5 – screen wiper lever,

6 – brush

Replacement of a rubber brush of a screen wiper

1. To install the screen wiper lever together with a brush in vertical position.
2. To turn a brush in situation perpendicular to the lever.
3. To press a clamp (1) and to shift a brush from a hook down the lever. To displace a brush aside on the lever and to remove it from the lever up (2 – an opening through which the brush is removed from the lever).
4. From the closed party of a rubber brush to squeeze passatizham together both steel shanks, to take out sideways from external clips, then to take a rubber brush together with shanks from other clips.
5. To establish a new rubber brush without fixing shanks in one of screen wiper clips.
6. To enter both shanks into a rubber brush so that dredging on shanks looked at rubber and coincided with rubber ledges.
7. To squeeze passatizham both steel shanks and rubber together and to so establish them in other clips that ledges on clips on both sides entered lock flutes of a rubber brush.
8. To install a screen wiper brush on the lever and to lower on glass.
9. To check brush prileganiye density to glass.

Removal and installation of the lever of a screen wiper

1. To open a cowl.
2. To remove a plastic cap from a nut of fastening of the lever and to unscrew a nut.
3. To note position of levers and to remove the screen wiper lever from an axis.

Removal and installation of a screen wiper of a windshield

1. To remove levers of brushes of a screen wiper.
2. To remove a ventilating grate.
3. To disconnect the socket of electric wires from the engine.
4. To unscrew 8 bolts of "Torx" of fastening of the engine and the mechanism of a screen wiper to a partition of a motor compartment (1 – two screws are located in front of the screen wiper engine, 2 – three screws about the right lever, 3 – two screws about the left lever, one bolt is located between screen wiper levers).
5. To take the mechanism of a screen wiper and the engine (shooters specified points of fastening of the engine of a screen wiper).
6. To disconnect drafts from axes of levers and the krivoshipny mechanism.


Drafts of the mechanism are connected to its cranks by means of spherical nylon fingers. Fingers should be taken carefully by means of the lever, and to insert after a covering graphite lubricant.

7. To unscrew a bolt of fastening and to remove a crank.
8. To unscrew three screws and to remove the engine from an arm.
9. For installation of a screen wiper it is necessary to perform operations in the return sequence in relation to removal process.