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Cheap reliable rear wash fix

Discussion in 'A3/S3 Forum (8L Chassis)' started by mattyboy199, Feb 14, 2013.

  1. mattyboy199

    mattyboy199 Well-Known Member

    Nov 13, 2005
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    The female plactic connector on my rear wash wiper managed to crack & left the hose dangling around behind the trim washing the inside of my tailgate ! Not as serious as it could of been, i tried a home made DIY fix but i struggled to connect the hoses. Anyway i thought about it for a few days & ordered a barbed nylon 4mm inline connector & 500mm of 4mm (internal diameter) PVC tubing with the hope this would work. It took a while to stretch the hose over the male connector, i used a lighter to warm it up ! Once in place it wasnt coming off & as a precaution i wrapped a zip tie round it.

    Oh the parts less than £4

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