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heated washer jets or not?

Discussion in 'A4/A4 cabriolet/S4 forum(B6 chassis)' started by madmike01uk, Sep 19, 2013.

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    As winter is appraoching I was wondering if my A4vhas heated windscreen washer jets, they have an electrical plug on them, does this mean they are heated? Any other way of knowing?
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    That means they're heated as far as I'm aware.
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    bonus, any ideas how they are activated? Or are they on all the time?
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    bez101 Yorkshire & Humber Rep. Regional Rep

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    there heated and activated when you pull to wash the screen
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    cheers guys, wondering if it's worth changing them to the fan spray type or not.
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    yes the fan one is better
    but make sure you use the proper stuff in the bottle sounds daft but some can block the fans ones up
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    They are 'on' all the time - although I'd have thought they would be linked to o/s temp. Which also suggests they might die as the car ages.
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