Rain Sensors

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What are rain sensors?

Rain sensors are automotive components that detect the presence of rainfall and activate the windshield wipers automatically.

What is the purpose of rain sensors?

The purpose of rain sensors is to provide a convenient and safe way to activate windshield wipers when it starts to rain, so that the driver does not have to manually activate the wipers.

How do I know if my rain sensor is faulty?

If your rain sensor is faulty, the windshield wipers may not activate when it starts to rain, or they may activate too frequently or too infrequently.

Can a faulty rain sensor cause damage?

Yes, a faulty rain sensor can cause damage. If the windshield wipers are activated too frequently or too infrequently, it can cause wear and tear on the wiper blades and the windshield, which can lead to expensive repair costs.

How do I replace a rain sensor?

  1. Disconnect the negative cable from the car's battery.
  2. Locate the rain sensor on the windshield and remove it.
  3. Install the new rain sensor onto the windshield.
  4. Reconnect the negative cable to the car's battery.