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BMW 318ti - washer pump / windscreen washers

I have a 1996 318ti - the water no longer sprays up onto the front screen as it should when I want to clean it. I suspected the washer pump (black, sits on top of the washer reservoir) had gone, but replacing it has not solved the problem. I have also replaced the fuses in the fuse box and it still does not work.

Any suggestions?

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If it makes the bzzing sound then washer motor is fine . The pipe line which connects the the hood and tank probably came off. Open your hood and remove the foam cover just below the spray line and connect the line back. Try to tape it because it will come off again.


i hope it helps

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Hello!

Does it make a buzzing sound when you pull the lever?
If it does than there is clogage somewhere and I would suggest taking the nozzles off and  checking for clogage
If it does not make a buzzing sound I would suggest you find and electrcian to check the wiring...

Hope this helps!

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