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Windshield wiper fluid will not squirt - wipers are fine but no fluid comes through

I have a 2000 Kia Sportage. The windshield wipers work but the wiper fluid will not squirt anymore. We cleaned the tube and can blow air threw it put water will not squirt.

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Either the pump is bad, or the nozzles are clogged.

Posted on May 19, 2009

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    Don Long Feb 15, 2014

    Sounds right on the money. Thanks.

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2004 Amanti ,squirts wont squirt,bad pump,is this common,or just frozen ,because I live in BUFFALO NEW YORK??

Posted on Jan 09, 2010

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