The windshield washer pump is attached to the bottom of the reservoir for windshield fluid. In fact, there are two pumps -- one for pushing fluid on to the windshield and one for pushing fluid on to the rear window. Unfortunately, the reservoir is not easy to access. It sits beneath the front passenger side fender. You have to take off the passenger side wheel, then remove the cover in the wheel well, to access the reservoir and pumps. What a pain! Toyota really made this one difficult repair. The placement wouldn't be so bad if the pumps lasted forever, but that is apparently not the case. I've noticed more than 10 different people asking the same question. (By comparison, Ford, Chevy and Pontiac small SUVs are much, much easier to repair.) If you're going to make this repair yourself, be careful! Make sure to: 1. Put jack stands under both sides of your front axle after you jack up the front end of your Rav4. These are available for about $25 a set at most good auto parts stores. 2. Do NOT rely just on your emergency jack to hold up the car. 3. You may want to check the cables on the pumps to see if they are secured. If not, just reattach the cables and see if the pumps / tiny motors work properly. The voltage is only about 12 volts. 4. Be careful not to damage any of the wiring near or connected to the pumps. I'm no mechanic, so please consult a trained professional if you don't what you're doing. Good luck!
Windshield washer nozzles normally don't need replacing, If they are clogged, run a real fine wire through the opening to unclog them.
Replace it with new tubing.
How do I find the hose for my 1998 Toyota Avalon. It has disconneted and I need to reconnect it.
The 1998 Cutlass windshield washer pump fuse can be found in the fuse box. The windshield washer pump fuse will be in the first column, third from the bottom.
A windshield washer pump on a 1998 Dodge Avenger ES is screwed onto the bottom of the washer fluid canister that holds the washer fluid.
It's located right on the windshield reservoir...
At bottom of washer fluid tank.
... I am wondering the same thing. I need to replace mine in a '96. ... I am wondering the same thing. I need to replace mine in a '96.
The washer reservoir is located behind the passenger side head light, It is a white plastic container with a black cap, that has the washer symbol on it like the one on the steering wheel stalk.
On the inside of the hood disconnect the washer hose from the nozzle, and squeeze the plastic under it together. Then push it up it should come out pretty easy.
Change the pump, most likely bad. Easy to do. Find washer reservoir and remove old pump, install new one.
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