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Is anyone else struggling to get the rain-sensing wipers to work properly? When I have mine set on auto, it will sometimes come on intermittently (but not quickly enough before I have to trigger it due to not being able to see), or not at all. And this morning as I drove out of the garage, the windshield fogged up and the wipers would not stop wiping, even after the windshield was "dry." I did a search but did not find anyone mentioning this. Apparently this is a bigger issue on the Telluride forums, and Kia even issued a TSB for a part replacement... Just wondering if other Palisade owners have encountered this issue.
 

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Did you try adjusting the sensitivity of the auto wipers with the control knob? When you change the setting, you'll also see the setting pop up on the right-hand circle on the instrument cluster (where the Tach is usually). I've had to adjust my setting occasionally depending on the rain conditions.

The same control knob is used to adjust the timing of the wipes when set to intermittent mode. See pages 3-144, 3-145 in the manual.
 

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Is anyone else struggling to get the rain-sensing wipers to work properly? When I have mine set on auto, it will sometimes come on intermittently (but not quickly enough before I have to trigger it due to not being able to see), or not at all. And this morning as I drove out of the garage, the windshield fogged up and the wipers would not stop wiping, even after the windshield was "dry." I did a search but did not find anyone mentioning this. Apparently this is a bigger issue on the Telluride forums, and Kia even issued a TSB for a part replacement... Just wondering if other Palisade owners have encountered this issue.
Yes, I am having issues as well. I can turn the intermittent all the way up and it will work for a few seconds but then take an extended break before activating again. What is strange is that it seems to stop when you need them the most...like when there is opposing traffic. I have to either manually run the wiper or just set it to low.
 

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Is anyone else struggling to get the rain-sensing wipers to work properly? When I have mine set on auto, it will sometimes come on intermittently (but not quickly enough before I have to trigger it due to not being able to see), or not at all. And this morning as I drove out of the garage, the windshield fogged up and the wipers would not stop wiping, even after the windshield was "dry." I did a search but did not find anyone mentioning this. Apparently this is a bigger issue on the Telluride forums, and Kia even issued a TSB for a part replacement... Just wondering if other Palisade owners have encountered this issue.
Is anyone else struggling to get the rain-sensing wipers to work properly? When I have mine set on auto, it will sometimes come on intermittently (but not quickly enough before I have to trigger it due to not being able to see), or not at all. And this morning as I drove out of the garage, the windshield fogged up and the wipers would not stop wiping, even after the windshield was "dry." I did a search but did not find anyone mentioning this. Apparently this is a bigger issue on the Telluride forums, and Kia even issued a TSB for a part replacement... Just wondering if other Palisade owners have encountered this issue.
Did you ever fix this problem? I bought a new Palisade March of 2021 and I’m having the same problem
 

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I have a brand new Santa Fe, that had the same problem, plus month waiting to get it looked at so tried to fix myself. I took off the sensor cover on the windscreen (behind the review mirror). The rain sensor was hanging loose, the window where it attaches was dirty, and the gel on the senor coming off. So whoever put it on messed up. So, unplugged the sensor (hardest part of all of this). Cleaned off the gel, cleaned the sensor, replaced the gel (incredibly easy to do, videos online, BAP-Marcy Universal Auto Windshield Rain Sensor (Lens) 2 Part Gel Kit from Amazon), cleaned the window (second hardest part, dust is nuts in sticking to window and couldn't get smears off properly for ages, in the end used lint free cloth with hot water to clean, and microfiber cloth to dry, all whilst wearing vinyl gloves - without the gloves no matter what, some smudge would show up), plugged sensor back in, clipped it properly (I hope) into its clips, put the sensor cover back on, and it now works. I guess time will tell. So maybe something loose, or you need new gel, or window dirty etc (I guess check the outside of the window above the sensor too for cleanliness). I know not a Palisade, but still Hyundai, so hope this helps.
 

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Same issue. I need to do it manually and it’s annoying. The car is 48k…
Just purchased new 2021 Palisade and same issue. My wipers don’t work at all on auto. Also the manual speed adjuster doesn’t work. Going to have to take back. Extremely poor considering the top dollar you are paying Hyundai. Also have echo problem with callers hearing themselves when using hands free car kit. Started reading all the forums on that issue as well which sounds like another rabbit hole. This is my first Hyundai and I have never had these types of problems in any other vehicle. Feeling like I have made a big mistake, what else will I find ?
 

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Hey guys, is there a way to turn OFF the auto wipers??? I caught rain the other day, and the intermittent switch doesn't work at all. The freaking wipers are in auto mode when you put it on 'intermittent'. My fear is it might not be, since rather than intermittent, it says 'auto' on the stalk. But what the hell is that intermittent switch for when the wipers are wiping quicker than I want even on the lowest setting? It's like I don't have an intermittent setting, basically. They start wiping almost like if I had them on the low speed. Not a huge deal to me, since it hardly rains here, but very annoying. I'd just like regular wipers, where I can set the intermittent speed to whatever I need. Those stupid rain sensors never work for me. Rant off. Ha ha. Thanks gang.
 

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Hey guys, is there a way to turn OFF the auto wipers??? I caught rain the other day, and the intermittent switch doesn't work at all. The freaking wipers are in auto mode when you put it on 'intermittent'. My fear is it might not be, since rather than intermittent, it says 'auto' on the stalk. But what the hell is that intermittent switch for when the wipers are wiping quicker than I want even on the lowest setting? It's like I don't have an intermittent setting, basically. They start wiping almost like if I had them on the low speed. Not a huge deal to me, since it hardly rains here, but very annoying. I'd just like regular wipers, where I can set the intermittent speed to whatever I need. Those stupid rain sensors never work for me. Rant off. Ha ha. Thanks gang.
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I'm finding that technology can be our enemy...I permanently disabled my automatic parking brake on the Palisade when it locked up and I had to have the vehicle towed....
 

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Hey guys, is there a way to turn OFF the auto wipers??? I caught rain the other day, and the intermittent switch doesn't work at all. The freaking wipers are in auto mode when you put it on 'intermittent'. My fear is it might not be, since rather than intermittent, it says 'auto' on the stalk. But what the hell is that intermittent switch for when the wipers are wiping quicker than I want even on the lowest setting? It's like I don't have an intermittent setting, basically. They start wiping almost like if I had them on the low speed. Not a huge deal to me, since it hardly rains here, but very annoying. I'd just like regular wipers, where I can set the intermittent speed to whatever I need. Those stupid rain sensors never work for me. Rant off. Ha ha. Thanks gang.
Push the wiper arm all the way up to mist, let it come back down one notch wipers will be off.
To turn auto back on lower the wiper arm down one notch.
All the intermittent dial really does is select how soon the auto wipers will react
 

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I permanently disabled my automatic parking brake on the Palisade when it locked up and I had to have the vehicle towed.
Geez; what a PITA. May I ask how you did it? Pulling a fuse? If yes, which one? Just to know :). Thx.

Push the wiper arm all the way up to mist
Yeah, that's the way I do it on all my vehicles, until there's too much rain for that. Wish I could have manual intermittent wipers, where I can set how slow or fast the wipers should swipe. I don't want them auto, but guess I don't have a choice. Oh well.
 
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