Go Back   iRV2 Forums > MOTORHOME FORUMS > Class A Motorhome Discussions
Click Here to Login
Join iRV2 Today

Mission Statement: Supporting thoughtful exchange of knowledge, values and experience among RV enthusiasts.
  This discussion is proudly sponsored by:
Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about their products on iRV2
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 12-30-2014, 09:15 AM   #1
Junior Member
Join Date: Apr 2013
Posts: 12
Wiper arms hyper-extend when key is turned on

I have a 2008 Damon Challenger 371. It is on a 2007 F53 chassis.

Problem #1:
Wipers "fell" while driving, upon checking realized that manufacturer did not mount the motor (that is attached to a very heavy metal frame), hence a metal bracket holding the called a "stay" broke off the metal box. I have attached a photo.
Had the "stay" arm welded/reinforced.

Problem #2:
NOW, when I turn on the key, the wiper motor cranks the wipers DOWN about 20 degrees and then stops. NOTE: the wiper switch is NOT on.

After it does this, I have tried repositioning the wipers to a new "park" position, but the wiper motor still hyper-extends the wiper blades every time.

I am stuck. I don't know if it is a problem with the wiper switch, or... I understand from the forums that there is a Wiper Control Module somewhere (no one seems to know where it is located).

Any ideas and help would be appreciated.

Thanks in advance!

Click image for larger version

Name:	IMG_7219-1.jpg
Views:	64
Size:	247.5 KB
ID:	82162

Matt NY is offline   Reply With Quote
Join the #1 RV Forum Today - It's Totally Free!

iRV2.com RV Community - Are you about to start a new improvement on your RV or need some help with some maintenance? Do you need advice on what products to buy? Or maybe you can give others some advice? No matter where you fit in you'll find that iRV2 is a great community to join. Best of all it's totally FREE!

You are currently viewing our boards as a guest so you have limited access to our community. Please take the time to register and you will gain a lot of great new features including; the ability to participate in discussions, network with other RV owners, see fewer ads, upload photographs, create an RV blog, send private messages and so much, much more!

Old 01-01-2015, 07:29 AM   #2
Senior Member
Twomed's Avatar
Monaco Owners Club
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: On the road
Posts: 1,438
Windshield Wiper Blades and Systems | DC Electric Motors | Wiper Motor Assembly | AM Equipment

These folks make 99% of wiper equipment. GREAT CS dept. give them a call.
Happy Trails,
06 Dynasty Countess III ISL//3060
07 Hummer H3// Suzi 650 Thumper
Twomed is offline   Reply With Quote

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Vista 32k Key help Eggz2 Winnebago Industries Owner's Forum 10 11-03-2014 07:04 PM
Key for Yakima rack 3DMYWAY Truck Camper Discussion 3 07-19-2014 09:38 AM
Camelot wiper blades CampDaven Monaco Owner's Forum 17 02-05-2014 01:45 PM
No crank when key turned to start position '07 Fleetwood Revolution rlund1 Class A Motorhome Discussions 13 12-08-2013 08:04 AM
F53 & Workhorse Chassis Wiper controller issue 94-Newmar Tiffin Motorhomes Owners Forum 2 11-14-2013 07:21 AM

» Featured Campgrounds

Reviews provided by

Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 08:50 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.