Windshield washer refill light stays on even when I fill it.


Asked by Dec 22, 2014 at 01:17 PM

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

2 Answers

Tom Demyan

Then I'd say the level sensor on the reserve is either dirty or has failed. You will need to drain the reservoir to replace it. It could also be the wiring to the sensor as well.

Polly Jones

Rain X coating the sensor? Siphon the reservoir and flush it and the sensor with lots of water. Be careful not to add any solvent cleaners that could enter the pump and cause possible damage. Only use the blue wash fluid in the future.

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