Windshield washer not working

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belldan
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Windshield washer not working

Postby belldan » Fri Mar 04, 2011 3:48 pm

Recently traded my VW bus for a pretty sweet 1975 620 which only has a couple of issues...the windshield washer does not work at all and the heater began to leak into the passenger side floor...anyone got troubleshooting Ideas? I'd like to post a pic, but don't see how...


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Re: Windshield washer not working

Postby PEZi » Fri Mar 04, 2011 10:31 pm

Welcome man!

The Leak sounds as if its most likely just a bad heater core, and will need to be replaced. Could be as simple as a hose to tighten up though.

The washer could be a couple things, either electrical malfunction or just a tired out pump for the fluid.

To post pics, refer here. It as all you need to know as a new member!

slinginabullet
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Re: Windshield washer not working

Postby slinginabullet » Mon Mar 21, 2011 7:59 pm

I had the same issue with mine all I had to do is pull the pump apart and clean it the impeller gets gumed up.


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