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If you can see pumps in tank under bonnet
You might have two,screen/headlight washer
Pull out pump,you will then see black rubber ring
With a small screwdriver carefully remove to reveal filter
Clean gauze filter with hot water/old tooth brush
To refit filter put a drop of washing up liquid on rubber
Clean both filters if you havethem
If you can,t see pumps remove tank to get access

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