We will try again today to help you to resolve the small complications associated with your car. We have recently discovered how to unblock a fuel door, or a tank cap, today we will look into an irritating problem that can be dangerous in bad climate conditions, being a victim of wiper stuck on Ford Galaxy . And to remedy this, we will first try to discover why the wipers on your Ford Galaxy remain stuck and, secondly, how to unblock them.


Why does the wiper of my Ford Galaxy stay stuck?

So we will begin our article with the reasons of the stuck wipers of your Ford Galaxy . To begin with we will look into the front wipers and in a second time on the rear wiper.

Why are the front wipers on my Ford Galaxy stuck in up or down position?

We will proceed through one at a time the different complications that can trigger the front wipers of your Ford Galaxy to get stuck :

  • One of the most common causes of front wipers getting stuck on your Ford Galaxy is associated with the engine that drives them, in fact, these engines can, with time, lose power, and eventually need to be changed. You should find out before the total blockage of your windshield wipers that they work much slower.
  • Less common, but it can still happen, is that your front wiper blades are blocked as a result of an object that prevents the blades from functioning, take a look up to the axis of the blades.
  • If it is a lack of lubrication, you will find that your front wipers are going slower, verify fairly quickly the trigger of the problems or else the engines will be forced and damaged.
  • It is possible that the front wipers of your Ford Galaxy may not function as a result of a faulty comodo. To test this, you need to disconnect the output wires and connect them together, if the wipers are functioning, the comodo is to blame for the problem.
  • Finally, last possibility, the front wipers of your Ford Galaxy are blocked as a result of a power failure, so you will have to verify two parts, the relay and the fuse.

Why is the rear window wiper on my Ford Galaxy stuck?

Concerning the stuck rear window wiper of your Ford Galaxy , the roots of your problems are more or less the same. Nevertheless there is just one wiper blade at the rear of your car, there are still some dedicated parts that can trigger complications just on the rear windshield of your Ford Galaxy. So, make sure to perform the same investigations as discovered in the previous part of this article.

What can I do to unlock the wiper on my Ford Galaxy?

At last, for this second section, we will see what solutions are available to you to be sure that the wipers on your Ford Galaxy are unlocked and that they function properly again.

How to unlock the wipers of my Ford Galaxy?

Whether it is for the front windshield wipers or the rear windshield wiper, the solutions will be the same and we will highlight them one by one in this part, it is up to you to adapt them to the part that concerns you. If you have other blocking complications such as a fuel door stuck on Ford Galaxy, do not think twice to consult our article on this problem.

  • In such a case, you will have to locate the engine, then disconnect the power cables of this one (be careful there must be some of them associated with the different speeds of sweeping), then take out the brushes and the linkage. At last, you will have to unscrew these anchoring points which are generally fixed on silentblocks and reassemble a new wiper motor on your Ford Galaxy
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  • In this situation, it will be quite very easy but expensive to change your commodo, the part generally costs around 200€, once tested you will be able to disassemble your commodo by removing the cover from the back of the steering wheel then disconnecting it and removing it with the fixing screws, you will just have to reassemble the new one.
  • Ford Galaxy wiper blocked due to a power failure: In this last situation, you will have to locate the source of the failure (fuse or relay) and replace the faulty part


In the event that you have any additional questions about the Ford Galaxy, do not hesitate to consult our Ford Galaxy category.