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Windshield washer pump not functioning

I've got a 1997 BMW 528i and the winshield pump won't pump. I checked the connector at the pump and I've got a continuous 9v, even with the ignition off. Is there a relay that could be shorted (all fuses are fine)? If so where is it located on this car? There are only 4 relays at the fuse block over the battery. I pulled all 4 of them and I've still got 9v at the pump connection.

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Maybe the pump could be faulty, can you hear the pump whiring when you pull the washer leaver?

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