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Re: Windshield washer tinkles
>It looks like my windshield washers are not "up to the task" of spraying
>a mean stream of water. I checked for any clogs and there were none.
>They are pointing in the right direction, but the water has no velocity
>behind it. Is there a motor or some mechanism which shoots the water
>out? If so, I am going to church tomorrow and will pray to the Audi gods
>its not some $300 part. Appreciate any info.
Easy test. Take the 90 degree elbow (grey) out of the line (it attaches to
the pump, and has a ck valve in it, keeping fluid in the lines), and try
again. The vigor should come back in spades + some. Most leave it out,
though it takes a while for the fluid to get to the nozzles once the ck valve
removed. Part is less than 10bux.