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Default Wiper Blade issue?

Okay so my wife just mentioned the me that the wipers (specifically the drivers side) are (is) skipping or "catching" when she uses them.

Essentially it is like the blade is dragging at times (not all the time).

Vehicle is a 2013 ford edge, still has original ford windshield.

I replaced the wipers probably 2-3 months ago max with factory ford motorcraft blades from the ford dealership as the prior set were bad. Checked the size again and they are the right size specified by the parts counter guy and according the owners manual.

Any thoughts on what to try to fix it before spending money on more blades already?
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Could it be an adjustment of the wiper arms?

If it's still under warranty, will they look at it for free?
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It is past warranty, doubt they would touch it for less than $100 for initial diagnosis fee.
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Probably something broken in the transmission/linkage. You need to take off the wiper arms and the plastic to see what is actually happening.

If you weren't so far away I'd say bring it by.
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