Q: Rear window washer works when up but, stops when closed.

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Recently purchased a 1997 Jeep Cherokee. The rear window washer works when the hatch is up but, as I close it it stops. I suspect a mercury switch but, having trouble locating it. I have removed the hatchback trim to access the wiring.

Also I replaced the light bulb over the license plate but, it doesn't appear to have current. I did add a Fuze to the Fuze Box.

Thanks for any advice.

My car has 210000 miles.
My car has a manual transmission.

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