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3 SPDR. Wiper motor color?


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Aug 8, 2018
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Just wondering I see guys posting pictures of restored wiper motor and they are golden agonized color but mine is far as I I know factory and it's black. Which would be correct? This is from my 70 rr

Someone painted it black, like my Superbirds. I just used a plastic brush handle and started rubbing to get it cleaned off... as mine was on the car. You could try some lacquer thinner..
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Of all colors, they ain’t black!

They are To be gold anodized on the motor barrel and the center housing is aluminum.

thanks guys was just wondering, now I know, kinda what I figured based on the restored units posted
Yes, yellow zinc chromate is the OE finish on the barrel. When I restored the 3speed from daughter's 69RT, replicated the chromate finish with spray cans. Silver base with a light anodized gold topcoat.