Chevrolet Equinox manuals

Chevrolet Equinox Service Manual: #PIT4995C: Normal Characteristic - Car Wash Mode - Rear Wiper and/or Front Rain Sense Wipers (if equipped) Turn Off In Neutral - (Oct 30, 2013) Wipers

Chevrolet Equinox Service Manual / Body / "Wipers, Washers" / #PIT4995C: Normal Characteristic - Car Wash Mode - Rear Wiper and/or Front Rain Sense Wipers (if equipped) Turn Off In Neutral - (Oct 30, 2013) Wipers

Subject:Normal Characteristic - Car Wash Mode - Rear Wiper and/or Front Rain Sense Wipers(if equipped) Turn Off In Neutral

#PIT4995C: Normal Characteristic - Car Wash Mode - Rear Wiper and/or Front Rain Sense Wipers (if equipped) Turn Off In Neutral - (Oct 30, 2013) Wipers

Models: 2010 - 2014 Cadillac SRX
2010 - 2014 Chevrolet Equinox
2010 - 2014 GMC Terrain

This PI was superseded to update model years. Please discard PIT4995B.

Condition/Concern

Some customers may complain that the rear wiper and/or the front rain sense wipers(if equipped) turn off when the vehicle is shifted to neutral. This is called CarWash Mode. The intent of the car wash mode is to disable the wiper(s) while in a carwash to avoid the potential excessive mechanical forces associated with wiping whilein that environment. For the rear wiper and/or the front rain sense wipers to be disabled,the vehiclemust be below 5 kph (3 mph) and the transmission in neutral.

Once the wipers have been inhibited, the normal wiper operation will not return untileither of the following has been met.

The transmission has been shifted out of neutral for 10 seconds.The vehicle speed is greater than 5 kph (3 mph).Recommendation/Instructions

Do NOT replace any parts for this concern. This is the normal operating characteristicof this vehicle.

Customer Information

Please communicate to the customer this condition is a normal operating characteristicof their vehicle.  Please share this information with the customer, including a copyof this message.

GM bulletins are intended for use by professional technicians,NOT a "do-it-yourselfer".  They are written to inform thesetechnicians of conditions that may occur on some vehicles, or toprovide information that could assist in the proper service of avehicle.  Properly trained technicians have the equipment,tools, safety instructions, and know-how to do a job properly andsafely.  If a condition is described, DO NOT assume that thebulletin applies to your vehicle, or that your vehicle will havethat condition.  See your GM dealer for information on whetheryour vehicle may benefit from the information.

#PIT4995C: Normal Characteristic - Car Wash Mode - Rear Wiper and/or Front Rain Sense Wipers (if equipped) Turn Off In Neutral - (Oct 30, 2013) Wipers

WE SUPPORT VOLUNTARY TECHNICIAN CERTIFICATION

Rear Window Wiper Motor Replacement (Terrain) Wipers Wiper Motor
Rear Window Wiper Motor ReplacementCalloutComponent NamePreliminary ProceduresRemove the rear window wiper arm. Refer toRear Window Wiper Arm Replacement.Open and support the rear liftgate.Remove the ...

#06-08-43-003D: Windshield Wiper Performance, Cleaning Instructions and Maintenance - (Feb 12, 2013) Wipers
Subject:Windshield Wiper Performance, Cleaning Instructions and MaintenanceModels: 2014 and Prior GM Passenger Cars and Trucks   This bulletin is being revised to add the 2013 and 2014 model years ...

Other materials:

Torque Converter Removal Automatic Transmission Unit
Torque Converter RemovalCalloutComponent Name1Lock PinWarning:Lock pin must be secured into the bench fixture to hold thetransmission and prevent bodily injury.Note:Ensure the DT 3289-20 holding fixture is mounted to a bench that is properly supported and will support the weight of thetransmission a ...

© 2017-2019 Copyright www.cequinox.com