WINDSCREEN WIPER BLADES
Replacing windscreen wiper
With the ignition on and engine
switched off, lower the windscreen
wiper stalk completely: they stop slightly
away from the bonnet.
Lift wiper arm 3, pull tab 2 (move-
ment A) and push the blade upwards.
Slide the blade along the arm until it
clips on. Make sure that the blade is
correctly locked in position. Return the
windscreen wiper stalk to the park po-
Rear screen wiper blade 4
– Lift wiper arm 6;
– pivot blade 4 until some resistance is
met (movement C);
– depending on the vehicle, press
tab 5, then remove the blade by pull-
ing it (movement B).
To refit the wiper blade, proceed in re-
verse order to removal. Make sure that
the blade is correctly locked in posi-
Check the condition of the wiper
blades. You are responsible for their
– clean the blades, windscreen and
rear screen regularly with soapy
– do not use them when the wind-
screen or rear screen are dry;
– free them from the windscreen or
rear screen when they have not
been used for a long time.
– In frosty weather, make
sure that the wiper blades
are not stuck by ice (to
avoid the risk of the motor
– Check the condition of the wiper
Replace the wiper blades as soon
as they begin to lose efficiency
(approximately once a year).
Whilst changing the blade, take care
not to drop the arm onto the window
after it has been removed as this
may break the window.