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Wiper Hits Side of Window

Has anyone experienced the passenger side window wiper hitting the windshield frame?

My stock wipers seem to have "grown" and now hit. I just tried some after market (RainX) wipers and they are even longer.

Any ideas?
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Same problem. Have not discovered the solution. Dealer was unable to fix.
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After my air filter fix, where the tech had to remove the wipers to put in the new gasket, etc, they mis-installed the wiper so they all of a sudden slammed into the bottom tray on each cycle. I presume this was because the ignition was turned off while wipers were still in motion, not a rest and not in down position. I would suggest you have wipers in down rest position, loosen the locking bolt at the base of the appropriate wiper assembly, adjust the blade to a reasonable bottom location, and tighten back up. See if they then cycle where expected. Otherwise, I would have no clue.

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