Introduction

Replacing the windshield wiper blade is a simple repair.

Tools

No tools required.

Grab the windshield wiper at the base and lift in a counter-clockwise motion around the hinge, lifting the blade from the window. Grab the windshield wiper at the base and lift in a counter-clockwise motion around the hinge, lifting the blade from the window.
  • Grab the windshield wiper at the base and lift in a counter-clockwise motion around the hinge, lifting the blade from the window.

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Rotate the wiper blade assembly so the replaceable blade faces outward. Rotate the wiper blade assembly so the replaceable blade faces outward.
  • Rotate the wiper blade assembly so the replaceable blade faces outward.

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Remove the retaining clasp on the right edge of the blade. The clasp is always on the rightmost edge of each blade
  • Remove the retaining clasp on the right edge of the blade.

  • The clasp is always on the rightmost edge of each blade

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After removing the clasp, pull the blade from the wiper arm. After removing the clasp, pull the blade from the wiper arm. After removing the clasp, pull the blade from the wiper arm.
  • After removing the clasp, pull the blade from the wiper arm.

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Insert the new blade by sliding it back into the slots on the wiper arm. Insert the new blade by sliding it back into the slots on the wiper arm.
  • Insert the new blade by sliding it back into the slots on the wiper arm.

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Reattach the clasp by sliding it back over the edge of the wiper blade.
  • Reattach the clasp by sliding it back over the edge of the wiper blade.

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Return the windshield wiper blade back to its original orientation. Return the windshield wiper blade back to its original orientation.
  • Return the windshield wiper blade back to its original orientation.

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Rotate the wiper arm clockwise around the hinge until it rests on the windshield. Rotate the wiper arm clockwise around the hinge until it rests on the windshield.
  • Rotate the wiper arm clockwise around the hinge until it rests on the windshield.

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