Windscreen/headlamp washer pump - removal and refitting

Removal
1 Where headlamp washers are fitted, a separate pump is used. The pump(s) is/are a push-fit in the base of the washer fluid reservoir (see illustration).

35.1 Windscreen washer pump - models from 1987
35.1 Windscreen washer pump - models from 1987

2 Disconnect the battery negative lead.

3 To remove a pump, syphon out the contents of the reservoir, then pull the pump from its grommet.

4 Disconnect the wiring plug and the washer hose.

Refitting
5 Refitting is a reversal of removal, using a new grommet if necessary. Use a little liquid detergent as a lubricant.

6 On completion, refill the reservoir and check for correct operation.

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