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Front squirters arent working? #225201 Jul 17, 7:30am Jul 17, 7:30am
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Front squirters arent working?
Can anyone think if a reason why my front squirters wouldn't be working? My back ones work fine? The car is pretty new, so I really can't think of anything?

Re: Front squirters arent working? [Re: celicatalbot] #225202 Jul 17, 7:38am Jul 17, 7:38am
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did you recently install a front tower bar? some tower bars pinch the hose which obviously prevents the washer fluid from reaching the sprayers thumbsup

Re: Front squirters arent working? [Re: Speed4TheNeed] #225203 Jul 17, 7:39am Jul 17, 7:39am
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if not..just check to make sure your hoses aren't kinked or pinched by another means

Re: Front squirters arent working? [Re: Speed4TheNeed] #225204 Jul 17, 8:14am Jul 17, 8:14am
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will do thanks!


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Re: Front squirters arent working? [Re: celicatalbot] #225205 Jul 17, 8:17am Jul 17, 8:17am
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They are both on the same washer motor I think, so if the back squirt works & not the front ones, its something blocking the hose or pinching it.

That strut brace does sound like the culprit. cool

Re: Front squirters arent working? [Re: Haulin_A_Doo] #225206 Jul 17, 8:41am Jul 17, 8:41am
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mine dont work either... and the fuckin dealer wont fix it...


problem in mine is that the resevoir is cracked right up top where the tube to fill it is, and i think the motor is burnt out too... thumbsdown

Re: Front squirters arent working? [Re: spaztikid] #225207 Jul 17, 8:42am Jul 17, 8:42am
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Yah, the impeller burns out if you run them dry too long.

Re: Front squirters arent working? [Re: Haulin_A_Doo] #225208 Jul 17, 9:24am Jul 17, 9:24am
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yeah but I don't have strut brace, or any engine work done yet? confused


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Re: Front squirters arent working? [Re: celicatalbot] #225209 Jul 17, 9:32am Jul 17, 9:32am
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^^ well they are both run by the same motor i beleive. if your rear works fine then it's most likely a pinch or kink in the hose leading to the front sprayers.

Re: Front squirters arent working? [Re: Speed4TheNeed] #225210 Jul 17, 10:31am Jul 17, 10:31am
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Mine did the same thing, there is a rubber stopper on the Hood that's prolly crushing it, it may not seem like it, but move the hose and secure it with tape to check.

Re: Front squirters arent working? [Re: FloydianSlip6] #225211 Jul 17, 12:09pm Jul 17, 12:09pm
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Sometimes the pipes get clogged. You could flush them with water if you have to. If its a new car, the pipes are pinched, most likely.


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Re: Front squirters arent working? [Re: Sancho] #225212 Jul 17, 1:51pm Jul 17, 1:51pm
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check the hose that runs along the right fender. If you ever take you engine plastics off then put them on this is easily pinched. Also try squirting withthe Hood open, the Hood could be pinching the line. This personally happened to me, it was an easy fix


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