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


Why does the wiper of my Renault Latitude stay stuck?

So we will start our content page with the explanations of the stuck wipers of your Renault Latitude . First of all we will focus on the front wipers and in a second time on the rear wiper.

Why are the front wipers on my Renault Latitude stuck in up or down position?

We will proceed through one by one the different complications that can cause the front wipers of your Renault Latitude to get stuck :

  • One of the most general causes of front wipers getting stuck on your Renault Latitude is related to the engine unit 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 general, but it can still happen, is that your front wiper blades are blocked due to an object that prevents the blades from working, 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 cause of the trouble or else the engines will be forced and damaged.
  • It is possible that the front wipers of your Renault Latitude may not work due to a faulty comodo. To test this, you need to disconnect the output wires and connect them together, if the wipers are working, the comodo is responsible for the problem.
  • Finally, last possibility, the front wipers of your Renault Latitude are blocked due to a power failure, so you will have to check two auto parts, the relay and the fuse.

Why is the rear window wiper on my Renault Latitude stuck?

Concerning the stuck rear window wiper of your Renault Latitude , the roots of your complications are more or less the same. Nevertheless there is only one wiper blade at the rear of your motor vehicle, there are still some dedicated auto parts that can cause complications only on the rear windshield of your Renault Latitude. So, make sure you conduct the same inspections as discovered in the previous component of this content page.

What can I do to unlock the wiper on my Renault Latitude?

At last, for this second section, we will see what solutions are available to you to ensure that the wipers on your Renault Latitude are unlocked and that they work properly again.

How to unlock the wipers of my Renault Latitude?

If it is for the front windshield wipers or the rear windshield wiper, the solutions will be the same and we will detail them one by one 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 Renault Latitude, do not hesitate to seek advice from our article on this issue.

  • In such a 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 remove 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 Renault Latitude
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  • In this situation, it will be quite basic but expensive to replace 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.
  • Renault Latitude wiper blocked caused by a power failure: In this last situation, you will have to identify the origin of the failure (fuse or relay) and replace the faulty component


If you have any additional questions about the Renault Latitude, do not hesitate to consult our Renault Latitude category.