1986 Windshield Wiper working sporadically

The windshield wipers on my 1986 coupe work only on high speed and do not automatically shut off. I replaced the switch in the door panel thinking that it was logical fault. It did not resolve the problem. Low speed does not work, intermittent does not work and only when I place them in High speed mode do they work and then they do not automatically seat when I turn the switch off. Could it be the motor or something else in the wiper system? I would appreciate any suggestions on where to look next.
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