We will try again today to help you to fix the small complications related to your motor vehicle. We have recently seen how to unblock a fuel door, or a tank cap, today we will focus on an annoying problem that can be dangerous in bad climate conditions, being a victim of wiper stuck on Tesla Model 3 . And to remedy this, we will first try to figure out why the wipers on your Tesla Model 3 remain stuck and, secondly, how to unblock them.


Why does the wiper of my Tesla Model 3 stay stuck?

So we will begin our content page with the reasons of the stuck wipers of your Tesla Model 3 . 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 Tesla Model 3 stuck in up or down position?

We will go through one at a time the different complications that can cause the front wipers of your Tesla Model 3 to get stuck :

  • One of the most general motives of front wipers getting stuck on your Tesla Model 3 is related to the engine unit that drives them, in reality, these engines can, over time, lose power, and sooner or later need to be changed. You should notice 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, take a look up to the axis of the blades.
  • If it is a lack of lubrication, you will discover that your front wipers are going slower, verify quickly the cause of the problems or else the engines will be forced and damaged.
  • It is possible that the front wipers of your Tesla Model 3 may not work due to a defective comodo. To evaluate this, you need to disconnect the output wires and connect them together, if the wipers are working, the comodo is to blame for the problem.
  • Finally, last opportunity, the front wipers of your Tesla Model 3 are blocked due to a power failure, so you will have to verify two auto parts, the relay and the fuse.

Why is the rear window wiper on my Tesla Model 3 stuck?

Concerning the stuck rear window wiper of your Tesla Model 3 , the roots of your problems are more or less the same. Although 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 Tesla Model 3. So, make sure to execute the same checks as seen in the previous part of this content page.

What can I do to unlock the wiper on my Tesla Model 3?

At last, to do this second section, we will see what solutions are available to you to be sure that the wipers on your Tesla Model 3 are unlocked and that they work properly again.

How to unlock the wipers of my Tesla Model 3?

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 after the other 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 Tesla Model 3, do not think twice to consult our article on this problem.

  • 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 several 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 Tesla Model 3
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  • In this situation, it will be quite simple but expensive to replace your commodo, the part 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.
  • Tesla Model 3 wiper blocked because of a power failure: In this last situation, you will have to identify the origin of the failure (fuse or relay) and replace the defective part


In the event that you have any additional questions about the Tesla Model 3, do not hesitate to consult our Tesla Model 3 category.