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Gallagher99, Senior Vehicle Technician
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Experience:  SVQ LEVEL 3, QAULIFIED FORD SENIOR TECHNICIAN , ATA REGISTERD ,12 YEARS EXPERIENCE
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Windscreen washer not working, Ecosport 66plate, 2016, Just

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Windscreen washer not working
JA: What is the model/year of your Ford?
Customer: Ecosport 66plate
JA: What year is your Ford?
Customer: 2016
JA: Are you fixing your vehicle yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: Just checked a few things
JA: Anything else you want the Mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: No
Hi there , good evening to you and sorry for the delayed response I hope you are well
My name is ***** ***** I would be happy to assist you tonight
Iam sorry to hear your still having technical issues with your vehicles hopefully I can assist you in resolving this issueOk can you hear the pump working when you Work the washers (a type of whining noise ) open the drivers windows whilst you do this as the pump is at the drivers side front
or no noise at all ?What is the registration number of your vehicle
Did this just happen out of the blue or after the very cold weatherKindest regards ***** *****
Brian
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Customer: replied 8 days ago.
pump working ST66 BZP a few bubbles come out of jets but that's it

Hi thanks

ok your issue is caused a blocked washer pump filter /gauze

what can happen overtime especially if cheaper screen washes are used is that the filter becomes blocked by conjelled screen wash (a type of gunk/jelly )

This needs to be removed from the filter

if you go under the vehicle on the side of the washer bottle

you will see the bottom of the washer bottle and a black pump with one multiplug and 2 pipes attached

you need to remove this pump pull it outward (out of the black seal )

Let the washer fluid drain if it does if not then carefully pull the black rubber filter out abs the washer fluid will drain out

Clean the filter gauze and refit and refill

this will resolve your issue

kindest regards ***** *****

Brian