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Sounds like you have a crack in the fluid reservoir or a crack in the line from the bottom. Fill the reservoir and get under the car, and follow the water trail to the source of the leak.

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Both the front and back wipers of my 2007 Saturn Vue work, but no fluid comes out, even though it's full, and no sound is heard like it does when out of fluid.

Many possibilities.
Check to see if the electric motor that pumps the washer fluid is working by detaching the hose at the bottom of the washer tank and starting the car & dashboard washing switch ( the multi-switch that controls the washer.)
If you get no fluid squirting out, either the fuse or the washer pump motor is bad.
If it is pumping fluid out there, try hooking a hose to the fluid line and blowing on it to see if fluid will pass through the line, or if it is plugged up ( usually at the nozzle).
If that is clear, perhaps the whole system has lost it's "prime".
Try charging the whole system with water by blowing water from your mouth into the washer lines.
Many cars can lose their "prime" with months or years of dis-use.
God bless your efforts.

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Why when i push the button for my winshield my wipers work but no washer fluid comes out and i dont hear the sound like the motor is not running...can anyone help me?

If you have washer fluid in the contaner under your hood, then have someone listen with the hood up to see if the motor on the pump runs. If it does not run you have a loose connection usually at the washer motor or a bad fuze to the water pump. Fuse is in the fuse cluster, usually under the dash.

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Where is the fuse for the water pump for the window washer

A washer pump in a car's windshield wiping system moves washer fluid from a reservoir through hoses. The motorized pump pressurizes the fluid to allow it to be squirted from the hoses through nozzles onto the front and/or rear windshield of a car. The washer fluid helps windshield wipers get rid of rain, dirt, or other objects that can interfere with a driver's visibility. If your washer fluid is not being sent out when activated, the solution could simply be filling the washer system's reservoir with more fluid or cleaning the nozzles and hoses. In more severe cases, the washer pump may need to be replaced. Here are steps to troubleshoot a windshield-washer pump.

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My slave cylinder on my 2000 Isuzu Rodeo went out and I need information on the procedure required to replace it ?

what you need to do is buy a replacement (new) cost is relvantly cheap. the correct brake fluid in aust it is known as dot 3 don\'t use any other even the multi dot 3/ 4 is no good for rubber seals. place a line lock on rubber part of hose so you don\'t loose the fluid from master cylinder . remove old unit by undoing the banjo bolt which carries the fluid first then the location bolts. replace new unit in reverse order bolted on then the fluid bango bolt with the washers to seal the fluid . after fully bolted back in undo the bleed nipple on the slave cyl then remove the line lock, keep the resvoir full with new clutch fluid . let the old fluid gravety feed out of complete unit , remembering to keep res full once new fluid is coming thru , tighten the bleed screw and get some one to help you bleed the unit properly . very easy job to do and quite common as the brake fluid is hydrascopic meaning it absorbs water , the water goes to the lowest point being the slave cyl. it is recommended that brake fluid and clutch fluid be replaced yearly due to the hydrascopic nature of it and it is the water that damages the seals and surfaces which then fail just as yours has . hope this helps mate

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Is there a fuse for the washer fluid pump?

Yes; but it usually is tied into other systems, if everything else is working, then more then likely it is the washer motor. Turn on the ign. and have someone hold the washer handle in and tap on the washer bottle (that is if you can get access to it) If the pump starts working keep it running for a little while then start and stop it 4 or 5 times. The problem with washer pump motors is you only use them occasionally and because of that then can seize up. If you get the motor working use it every now and then to keep it loose.

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Is there any water in the plastic container?Also check if there is no leak around the pipe flow and also make sure water pump can be heard to pump water.It could also be a switch, loose or fuse problem.

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remove the reservior and thoroughly clean it, then put it back in and pump clean water thru system till it runs for the marks, mix 40% alcahol to 60% water in a spray bottle and use this to clean your windsheild, empty water out of res. and replace with windsheild washer fluid.the marks may be from washer fluid with rain-x in it, irecommend not using this type

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Possible blockage in line or at the nozzle ends. There is a small screen that keeps debris from entering the lines but can get clogged. The screen is plastic and is inside the reservoir at the bottom between the pump and the outlet hose. Remove and clean the screen as needed. If the problem persists there is most likely a clog in the line. Slightly higher pressurized air (more than the washer pump can produce) could clear the clog. Be sure to check the nozzles for blockage too. Good luck to you

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I would just check the wiring going to the sensor on the washer fluid bottle. There could be a loose wire. Once the wire is checked. The only other option is to change out the washer bottle . The sensor is not sold seperately.

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