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windshield wiper wont go back down!?

i deided to replace my windshield wiper and i cant get the unit to go back down! as far as i was sure, all you had to do was push on it and it would go back down to being flush with the window. i've really muscled it but was afraid of breaking it. could anyone tell me if i'm doing something wrong?


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This might not be completely relevant but it's a good explanation of the system.

1988 Mercedes 300TE Wiper System

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lolz mine did the same
almost broke mine by pushing so dam hard
i showed it to my dad
he oiled it and pushed it back down
try spraying wd40 on it : )
should do the trick something is locking in ther
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