1988 560 SEL Mercedes windshield washer stopped working. Need help with diagnosis.

Asked by Mar 28, 2014 at 07:27 PM about the 1988 Mercedes-Benz 560-Class 560SEL Sedan

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Windshield washer suddenly is not functioning. Reservoir is full. I do not hear any motor
like noise like you might hear when trying to use and no fluid in reservoir(humming
sound).

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140

I think your switch is out.

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My 560 SEL had the same problem. It turned out to be the pump in the reservoir.

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