Win Owner Review of the month and £50 Amazon vouchers Full details on how to enter here | No thanks
Skoda Octavia II (2004 - ) - 06 1,4 rear wiper problem  
06 1,4 rear wiper problem - octa
Rear wiper washer fluid pipe came apart at pillar (boot) then wiper stopped working.After fixing washer and drying out wiring and multiplugs wiper started to run erratically.Problem seems to be in boot lock "switching".Switch on Latch ,lower back panel,(brown+blue wiring) appears Ok.....is this the controlling switch, or is it in lock proper????

Tags: technical issues windscreen wipers small cars

06 1,4 rear wiper problem - octa
Problem located.......fault in lock (switch)resulting in wiper motor not making earth contact on closing boot......lock dried out and cleared with WD40!!!

Join the discussion

Latest News & Road Tests

Buying Advice

Honest John's Newsletter

Connect with Honest John

Facebook YouTube