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How to Diagnose and Repair a Faulty Windshield Washer Pump
The role of your vehicle’s windshield washer pump is to take the washer fluid from the reservoir and circulate it through the tubes to the car’s windshield washer nozzles. The...
What Does the Washer Fluid Low Warning Light Mean?
The washer fluid low light warns you when your windshield wiper fluid needs to be checked and refilled soon.
How to Adjust Windshield Washer Nozzles
Windshield washer nozzles spray water and allow the driver to clean the windshield. These nozzles can be adjusted once they fail or stop working.
How to Replace a Washer Fluid Level Switch
The washer fluid level switch fails when the Windshield Fluid Warning Light stays illuminated or there are unusual noises coming from the washer pump.
How to Make Your Own Windshield Washer Fluid
It's easy to make windshield washer fluid with common ingredients. Homemade washer fluid can be more environmentally friendly than conventional fluid.
How to Replace a Windshield Washer Pump
Car windshield washer pumps transfer the washer fluid from the washer reservoir to the washer nozzles. Washer pumps fail if used without fluid.
How to Replace a Windshield Washer Nozzle
Car windshield washer nozzles spray washer fluid onto the car windshield. Replace washer nozzles if they leak fluid or don't spray a hard mist.
How to Replace Windshield Washer Tubes
Car windshield washer tubes transport washer fluid to washer nozzles to spray on car windshields. Replace washer tubes when fluid stops coming out.
How to Replace a Windshield Washer Reservoir
Car windshield washer reservoirs hold washer fluid for cleaning the windshield. If the reservoir is dry it can crack or break and need to be replaced.
How to Clean a Windshield Washer Nozzle
Car windshield washer nozzles spray washer fluid onto the car windshield. Clean washer jets if they become clogged or no longer work well.

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Does windshield washer fluid freeze?
There are several different types of windshield washer fluid on the market. During winter weather conditions, it is important to choose a windshield washer fluid that contains antifreeze. Methanol, ethylene glycol, or ethanol are types of alcohol that are added...
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low washer fluid warning light and blind spot indicator off
Hello there, you are correct. The washer fluid level and the blind spot indicator systems are related. The system shuts off when either the trunk is open or the washer fluid is low. If you have filled the washer fluid...
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washer fluid hasn't been coming out nozzles to windshield, yet within 12 hrs "refill washer fluid" notification comes up - leak?
Before replacing the reservoir, you should check the hoses to see if there are any leaks. It could be something as simple as a hose coming loose or breaking. If you are certain it's the reservoir, then I would go...
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Filling Windshield Water Tank 100%
Hello. Every dealer and manufacturer will have policies regarding certain things. Typically engine damage will not occur if it is completely filled. I do know that most manufacturers, such as Honda, do not recommend it because if it is filled...
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How to get to the windshield washer reservoir.
Your washer fluid reservoir is located in the right (passenger) side of the vehicle. To access the tank for removal/replacement, you must remove the right fender liner which is the black plastic that surrounds the interior of the wheel well....
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Ran over truck tire debris and now something is leaking.
You may have damaged the windshield washer reservoir. You may want to contact your insurance company if the damage is more than deductible. Body damage is more expensive than most people think. Even the replacement shield underneath may be close...
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Driver's door won't lock; washer fluid malfunctioning
Hello there, thank you for asking about your 1990 Oldsmobile Toronado. You can rule out a blown fuse for both of these issues. If the fuse were blown, the circuit would not operate at all. I'm guessing from your description...
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Windscreen wiper
Hello. It could absolutely be the case. There are many things that could go wrong with your windshield wipers. I would trust the mechanic and have them replace what they have say it could be. If you want further help,...
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Windshield wipers stopped working
Hi there. This can occur from a blown fuse, a failed motor, or a problem with the control switch. I usually check the fuse first to see if it has blown. If it has then I would replace it and...
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Windshield washer fluid not spraying
This is most likely the result of a clogged windshield wiper nozzle. Try blowing compressed air through the nozzle or cleaning the head of the nozzle out with a pin. Try tracing the washer hose from the nozzles back to...
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top up washer fluid
Hi -Filling the windshield fluid reservoir: Inside the engine compartment, towards the front of the engine compartment, in the corner there will be a flip cap with a picture of a windshield wiper. This is the wiper fluid reservoir -...
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Wheezing when i press he gas more than 30 mph
Hello. The noises you are hearing are impossible to fully diagnose without the vehicle here. Lets begin with talking about that Check Engine Light. The light illuminates when certain codes are sent to the main computer. Not all codes...
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Windshied washer fluid
Hi there. The reason the windshield-washer fluid reservoir should not be filled with concentrates at full strength, is the concentrate is to thick and may plug the washer system. You can use de-icer fluids following installation instructions. These products should...
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How do I remove the cowl panel on a car windshield wiper arm?
Hi there - to clarify, yes - once you have removed the nut which holds the wiper arm on to the splined shaft, yes, you can remove the wiper arm with the removal tool, then re-install the wiper on the...

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