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      08-27-2012, 08:46 AM   #1
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Windscreen Wiper problems (New User)


Noticed a problem with my E90 today, whilst having the wiper on auto they just stopped working! They were in the parked position and no matter what i did with the stalk they would just not work!

After turning the car off, checked all the fuses etc, restarted the car and still nothing! By this point i had enough of it and walked away, turned the car on a couple of hours later and all working fine!

Has any body else had this problem and if you have please can point me in the right direction?
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      08-29-2012, 05:15 AM   #2
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I've had this problem on two occasions and had to call BMW Emergency Services out both times. The first time the guy checked the relay and couldn't find a fault, however when he put it all back together it worked fine. The second time (exactly 12 months after the first incident) the guy did what he called a reboot and it worked fine. He advised that it was probably software related and that I should ask for a software update at the next service.

The car is due in within the next month or so, but in the meantime I keep the windcreen coated in rain repellant just in case.

Hope this helps.

EDIT: forgot to add that mine is a December 2010 build.

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