1. Getting Started - Prepare for the repair
2. Remove Blade - Raise wiper blade and remove it
3. Replace Blade - How to insert the new wiper blade
4. More Info. - Additional information on wiper blades
The video above shows you how to replace the rear (back) wiper blade in your 2012 Jeep Patriot. We recommend changing the wiper blades on your Patriot at least once a year even if you don't use your wipers much - the sun wears out your wiper blades more than using them to wipe water. Another trick to enhance the longevity of your Patriot's wiper blades is to scrape off the ice and snow from the windshield before using your wipers. A layer of ice is known to have sharp edges that can reduce the effectiveness of the micro edge of the rubber wiper blade.
Hans Angermeier has produced over 100,000 videos showing drivers how to fix things on their cars. He has broad expertise on basic repair procedures covering the majority of cars on the road.
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