We will try again today to help you to remedy the small complications related to your motor vehicle. We have not too long ago seen how to unblock a fuel door, or a tank cap, today we will concentrate on an irritating issue that can be dangerous in bad weather conditions, being a victim of wiper stuck on Peugeot 2008 . And to correct this, we will first try to figure out why the wipers on your Peugeot 2008 remain stuck and, secondly, how to unblock them.


Why does the wiper of my Peugeot 2008 stay stuck?

So we will start our content page with the reasons of the stuck wipers of your Peugeot 2008 . To begin with we will concentrate on the front wipers and in a second time on the rear wiper.

Why are the front wipers on my Peugeot 2008 stuck in up or down position?

We will move through one by one the different complications that can cause the front wipers of your Peugeot 2008 to get stuck :

  • One of the most general causes of front wipers getting stuck on your Peugeot 2008 is related to the engine unit that drives them, in fact, these engines can, with time, lose power, and ultimately need to be changed. You should find out before the total blockage of your windshield wipers that they work much slower.
  • Less general, but it can still happen, is that your front wiper blades are blocked due to an object that prevents the blades from functioning, examine up to the axis of the blades.
  • If it is a lack of lubrication, you will find that your front wipers are going slower, check fairly quickly the trigger of the trouble or else the engines will be forced and damaged.
  • It is possible that the front wipers of your Peugeot 2008 may not work due to a faulty comodo. To evaluate 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 Peugeot 2008 are blocked due to a power failure, so you will have to check two parts, the relay and the fuse.

Why is the rear window wiper on my Peugeot 2008 stuck?

Concerning the stuck rear window wiper of your Peugeot 2008 , the origins of your complications are more or less the same. Nevertheless there is just one wiper blade at the rear of your motor vehicle, there are still some dedicated parts that can cause complications just on the rear windshield of your Peugeot 2008. So, make sure you accomplish similar inspections as seen in the previous component of this content page.

What can I do to unlock the wiper on my Peugeot 2008?

At last, to do this second part, we will see what solutions are available to you to make sure that the wipers on your Peugeot 2008 are unlocked and that they work effectively again.

How to unlock the wipers of my Peugeot 2008?

If it is for the front windshield wipers or the rear windshield wiper, the solutions will be similar and we will detail them one after the other in this component, it is up to you to adapt them to the component that concerns you. If you have other blocking complications such as a fuel door stuck on Peugeot 2008, do not hesitate to seek advice from our article on this issue.

  • In this case, you will have to identify the engine unit, then disconnect the power cables of this one (take care there must be some of them related to 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 Peugeot 2008
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  • In this situation, it will be quite simple but expensive to change your commodo, the component generally costs around 200€, once tested you will have the ability 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.
  • Peugeot 2008 wiper blocked because of a power failure: In this last situation, you will have to identify the source of the failure (fuse or relay) and replace the faulty component


If perhaps you have any additional questions about the Peugeot 2008, do not hesitate to consult our Peugeot 2008 category.