WikiWirral Online with you since 2003, fantastic.
Forum Stats
12330 Members
65 Forums
73260 Topics
989289 Posts
76 posts in the last 24hrs
Max Online: 7831 @ 8th Apr 2013 4:18pm
Who's Online - Click Me
70 registered (alan128, 13 invisible), 1329 Guests and 231 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Social Media : Follow Us


(Views 7days)This Weeks Most Read
Finsbury Park mosque. 1305
Bexit Offer for EU Citizens 466
Washing machine 271
Range Rover P38A Air Suspension Help Needed 210
Loving Home Wanted For 3 Cats. 181
Deja Vu, Lightning Strikes Thrice, Groundhog Day 156
Benefit Cap is Unlawful 138
VW t4 fixed side window replacement 118
Wanted roof box 97
audi specialised pls 71
New General Forums
Theresa May and the Holy Grail
by snowhite
Yesterday at 06:17 PM
Deja Vu, Lightning Strikes Thrice, Groundhog Day
by fish5133
22nd Jun 2017 7:38pm
Ant and Dec
by cools
18th Jun 2017 2:11pm
Another Scam
by Excoriator
18th Jun 2017 10:00am
New Wirral History
Round the Wirral with a movie camera[1934]
by snowhite
16th Jun 2017 2:03pm
Bascule Bridge
by Sufee
6th Jun 2017 9:09pm
Pathe news short - merseytunnel 1934
by oldpm01
5th Jun 2017 1:57pm
1878 Post Office Directory of Cheshire query
by derekdwc
1st Jun 2017 10:41pm
Bakery at 275 Poulton Road 1925 onwards
by JAFitz
30th May 2017 8:59pm
Forum Tips
Photo Gallery Forums
wirral from Liverpool big wheel
New Brighton Big Wheel
Topic Replies
Bexit Offer for EU Citizens
by keef666
Today at 07:13 AM
live webcam from africa, a must see
by cools
Yesterday at 09:01 PM
audi specialised pls
by diggingdeeper
Yesterday at 05:41 PM
Ipad 1 charger
by madrob
Yesterday at 02:34 PM
What song are you listening to?
by snowshoes
Yesterday at 01:34 PM
Sailing volunteers
by dogsbrain
Yesterday at 01:11 PM
Finsbury Park mosque.
by Beethoven
Yesterday at 11:03 AM
Loving Home Wanted For 3 Cats.
by lincle
24th Jun 2017 12:03pm
60 KG Weights set & exercise bars FOR SALE 40 !!
by GaryFromWirral
24th Jun 2017 10:25am
June
M Tu W Th F Sa Su
1 2 3 4
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
26 27 28 29 30
Recent Posts : What's On ?
Shotwick - Old And New (Hall and Solar Farm)
by diggingdeeper
18th Jun 2017 11:41am
Sefton Park
by diggingdeeper
17th Jun 2017 7:28pm
Topic Options
Rate This Topic
#275823 - 14th Dec 2008 12:16pm window washer
hyundai Offline
Member

Registered: 5th Sep 2008
Posts: 52
Loc: bhead
My car passed its MOT without much of a problem. Its a 9 year old car and ONLY needed a wiper blade. great!

But two days after the MOT, my Window Washer broken. I've used a pin to push into the little holes incase there was any grit, but no luck.

I opened the bonnet and had a look at the rubber pipe and taken it out of the thing that it comes out of above the bonnet (sorry i dont know the name for it) but still no luck.

Any ideas? Looks like i'll have to take it to get it fixed at some point. Bit skint now though, so any free ideas would be nice.

Top
Google Ads
#275829 - 14th Dec 2008 1:03pm Re: window washer [Re: hyundai]
DavidB Offline
Wiki Guide

Registered: 7th Dec 2003
Posts: 5608
Loc: Bebington, Wirral
If you can't hear a whirring noise, it means the pump has gone. It's usually located on the bottle that holds the water.
Sometimes there is a little filter on the nozzle on the pump, this can get blocked as well. Don't use washing up liquid or soap as this clogs the system up, use that blue watery stuff. wink
_________________________
"C20 LET bang"

Top
#275882 - 14th Dec 2008 3:27pm Re: window washer [Re: DavidB]
hyundai Offline
Member

Registered: 5th Sep 2008
Posts: 52
Loc: bhead
you can hear the whirring noise, it just seems clogged. There seems to be little bits in it. The car was sitting there for 2 years and i recently started using it again and it runs absolutely fine and i've been topping the water up with the right stuff but i just think it has clogged over time.

Top

Moderator:  StuyMac 
Random Wirral Images

Click to View Topic.
Newest Topics
audi specialised pls
by Little_B
05:02 PM
Bexit Offer for EU Citizens
by granny
23rd Jun 2017 9:38am
Benefit Cap is Unlawful
by RUDEBOX
22nd Jun 2017 7:37pm
VW t4 fixed side window replacement
by Mike72
22nd Jun 2017 8:00am
Range Rover P38A Air Suspension Help Needed
by Martin1943
20th Jun 2017 8:06pm
For Sale & Free
Ipad 1 charger
by madrob
Yesterday at 02:34 PM
Washing machine
by GingerTom
20th Jun 2017 9:05pm
22" full 1080p hd and freeview tv
by monsterz4
20th Jun 2017 8:50pm
Apple TV box the 1gen
by monsterz4
20th Jun 2017 8:48pm
42 lf smart tv
by stumpyduck
20th Jun 2017 8:15pm
Featured Member
Registered: 9th Jul 2008
Posts: 10279
Newest Members
OwenChristian, DaveAitch, Fairz87, mikerobbo84, Robbo1960
12330 Registered Users
Today's Birthdays
turnip (26)
New Wirral Info
Shotwick - Old And New (Hall and Solar Farm)
by diggingdeeper
15th Jun 2017 10:19pm
Sefton Park
by diggingdeeper
15th Jun 2017 10:02pm
Property Law
by lau2908
14th Jun 2017 8:04pm
van driver needed
by futurepast
14th Jun 2017 7:34pm
Sailing volunteers
by dogsbrain
14th Jun 2017 4:31pm
News : New Topics
Bexit Offer for EU Citizens
by granny
23rd Jun 2017 9:38am
Benefit Cap is Unlawful
by RUDEBOX
22nd Jun 2017 7:37pm
Finsbury Park mosque.
by Beethoven
19th Jun 2017 11:42am
Grenfell Tower - Notting Hill
by diggingdeeper
14th Jun 2017 5:13am
Manchester airport
by Dilly
9th Jun 2017 6:01pm
New Enthusiast Forums
audi specialised pls
by Little_B
05:02 PM
VW t4 fixed side window replacement
by Mike72
22nd Jun 2017 8:00am
Range Rover P38A Air Suspension Help Needed
by Martin1943
20th Jun 2017 8:06pm
Loving Home Wanted For 3 Cats.
by DavidC
20th Jun 2017 8:32am
Loving Home Wanted For 3 Cats.
by DavidC
18th Jun 2017 6:02pm
(Views 24hrs)Trending Newest Topics
audi specialised pls 71
Ipad 1 charger 34
Wirral Sunrise Sunset
Sunrise Mon 4:45am
Sunset Mon 9:45pm
Local Time Mon 9:59am
WikiWirral Can . . . .
Advertising Click me
To Advertise with
Wikiwirral Click Me