Re: Focus washer bottle
that's my bank holiday taken care of.
"Chris Whelan" <email@example.com> wrote in message
> Philip Marley wrote:
>> Hello All,
>> can anyone tell me how to get at the screen wash bottle on my Focus
>> I'm getting an awful whiff of rotten eggs inside the car when I use the
>> washers and a sniff of the washer bottle reveals this as the culprit
>> (What a stink!!). I'm guessing that it's slimed up inside somewhere and
>> needs a rinse.
>> Many thanks in advance.
> Under bonnet, remove bolt for filler neck and pull filler away.
> Remove L/H front wheel and wheel arch liner.
> Remove bolts for screen wash bottle and slide it forwards to remove.
> Note that if the bottle has crud in it the filter in the pump will be
> blocked. Pull the pump out from the seal in the bottle to clean the
> The build up of unpleasant matter in the bottle can be avoided by using a
> decent screenwash additive at a reasonably high dilution.
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