Rear Window Washer Fluid Not Working - JeepForum.com
Search  
Sign Up   Today's Posts
User: Pass: Remember?
Advertise Here
Jeep Home Jeep Forum Jeep Classifieds Jeep Registry JeepSpace Jeep Reviews Jeep Gallery Jeep Clubs Jeep Groups Jeep Videos Jeep Events Jeep Articles
Go Back JeepForum.com > Models > Jeep Grand Cherokee & Commander Forums > ZJ Grand Cherokee Forum > Rear Window Washer Fluid Not Working

NEW JK WRANGLER GRAB BARS NOW at ROCKRIDGE4WDROCKRIDGE4WD Introduces a NEW Jeep Wrangler JK *led* tail Ruffstuff XJ Unirail Channel Reinforcement....

Reply
Unread 12-27-2006, 03:25 AM   #1
KFinn
Registered User
 
Join Date: Nov 2006
Location: Centennial, CO
Posts: 170
Rear Window Washer Fluid Not Working

As of recent I no longer have any fluid reaching the rear window. At first I thought it might be because the unit in the back was clogged with road grim due to snowboarding trip. However after getting it back in the city and power washing her clean, there was still not a drop. When I pump it in the cab I can hear the pump working.

So is a hose disconnected somewhere or what could cause this?

Further, I understand, thanks to the forums, that the washer fluid unit/pump etc is in the wheel well of the driver side? How do I gain access to see all this?

__________________
[EMAIL="craigslistnut@gmail.com"][FONT="Verdena"][COLOR="Blue"][SIZE="4"][B]Kevin[/B][/SIZE][/COLOR][/FONT][/EMAIL]
---------
[FONT="Verdena"][SIZE="2"][B][COLOR="DarkRed"] 2000 Ford F350 CrewCab Lariat 7.3L TD
1988 Ford F250 SuperCab 7.3L [/B][/SIZE][/COLOR][/FONT]
[FONT="Verdena"][SIZE="2"][B][URL="http://www.bikepics.com/members/kfinn/01rsv1000/"][COLOR="DarkRed"] 2001 Aprilia RSV 1000 Mille [/URL][/B][/SIZE][/COLOR][/FONT]
[SIZE="1"]Akrapovic Exhaust | Evoluzione Billet Aluminum Race Velocity Stacks | Factory Pro Chip | Fuel Pressure Modifier | 16/44 geared
AF1 Triple Clamp | Tail light & Turn signal kit | 2003 RSV Mille Tail | Headlight Switch Mod | HID for Low Beam | Seat Quick Pins[/SIZE]

[SIZE="1"]| [URL="http://www.apriliaforum.com/forums/"]ApriliaForum[/URL] | [URL="http://www.cfrsr.org/phpBB2/"]COFrontRangeSportRidersForum[/URL] | [URL="http://www.coloradopowerstrokeclub.com/forum/index.php"]COPowerStrokeClub [/URL]| [URL="http://www.powerstrokenation.com/forums/index.php"]PowerStrokeNation [/URL]|[URL="http://www.oilburners.net/forums/index.php"] OilBurnersForum [/URL]|[/SIZE]
KFinn is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Unread 12-27-2006, 03:41 AM   #2
10achik
I ate what?
 
10achik's Avatar
1999 WJ 
 
Join Date: Sep 2003
Location: STL (IL side)
Posts: 8,341
Jack it up and pull the wheel and look under there, the pumps are attached to the bottle itself, one for the front and one for the rear. If you hear the pump, then you may have a leak, check for fluid leaking somewhere around the vehicle, then try to follow it to the source.

You can also try and disconnect the hose and blow through it in case it is clogged, be sure to do it only on the hose that's runs to the rear otherwise you could blow out the membranes in the "y"connectors. Check that out and report back if it doesn't work.
__________________
Ken

99 GC Limited - 4.7L HO V8, 6.5" IRO HC LA lift, F&R D44s locked & trussed, 242HD, IRO TC Skid, KMA Bumper, 35's
2006 Saturn Redline -2.0L Eaton supercharged I4, GMPP Stage 2, Custom Tune, AEM CAI, Ebiach Pro Kit w/ swaybars, EVO Ventus V12s (13.76 @ 103.85)
2006 Pontiac G6 GTP
2012 Nissan Juke - (hers)
2000 SV650 - naked, integrated tail light, sliders, corbin, pilot roads, RK chain & sprokets, D&D full exhaust, FactoryPro Stage I jet kit, +4 Ignition Advancer, Barnett race clutch
2006 Triumph America 900 - Full Dresser

January 2009 Grand Cherokee of the Month (GCOTM)
10achik is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the JeepForum.com forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid e-mail address for yourself.
Note: All free e-mails have been banned due to mis-use. (Yahoo, Gmail, Hotmail, etc.)
Don't have a non-free e-mail address? Click here for a solution: Manual Account Creation
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.


Thread Tools


Suggested Threads





Jeep, Wrangler, Cherokee, Grand Cherokee, and other models are copyrighted and trademarked to Jeep/Chrysler Corporation. JeepForum.com is not in any way associated with Jeep or the Chrysler Corp.