Rear Wiper Not Working on Mercury Mountaineer

The rear wiper may stop working. This could be due to a rear wiper motor that has failed requiring replacement.

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Average mileage: 117,782 (42,000–220,000)
10 model years affected: 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, more2001, 2002, 2004, 2006, 2007, 2008
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1997 Mercury Mountaineer 63,000 mi,
Rear wiper blade never worked after purchasing from previous owner. Does not move or make any sound when activated. Just want to find a way for me to fix without going to mechanic.
2006 Mercury Mountaineer 115,000 mi,
motor in rear windshield wiper stopped working. makes a loud buzzing noise when I star the engine.
2004 Mercury Mountaineer 90,000 mi,
Rear wiper stopped working, could hear a clicking. At the same time battery kept dying, so I disconnected wiper motor. Battery was fine after that.
2008 Mercury Mountaineer 70,000 mi,
wiper stopped working. I can hear clicking noise.
2007 Mercury Mountaineer 64,000 mi,
rear motor stopped working
2000 Mercury Mountaineer 152,000 mi,
rear window wiper motor makes a clunking sound, but wiper does not move
2000 Mercury Mountaineer 175,000 mi,
rear wiper motor does not move. fuses good relays work motor is tring
2000 Mercury Mountaineer 125,000 mi,
Rear wiper blade just stopped working
My rear wiper is not working on my 2007 Mercury Mountaineer is it a defect that would be covered
2006 Mercury Mountaineer 113,000 mi,
Rear wiper does not operate. washer works fine.
2002 Mercury Mountaineer 91,000 mi,
rear wiper does not work, unless i help it out a little bit.
1998 Mercury Mountaineer 140,000 mi,
what is a RABS modules purpose?
1999 Mercury Mountaineer 175,000 mi,
Wiper motor is intermittent, I have replaced the motor and switch still the same. Works when cold (below 65) but not when warmer. Last item to try is the relay.
2008 Mercury Mountaineer 55,000 mi,
Rear wiper will go up, but not back down. Will reset after vehicle has been shut off and restarted. Have not have it repaired yet.
2000 Mercury Mountaineer 152,000 mi,
Rear wiper works when it feels like it. but doesn't come in contact with glass fully when it does.
2008 Mercury Mountaineer 42,000 mi,
Rear wiper doesn't move any more.
2007 Mercury Mountaineer 47,000 mi,
Rear wiper stopped working.