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Old 11-08-2011, 01:21 PM
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Steve N
Location: Scottsdale, AZ
Join Date: Sep 2011
Posts: 7
Mein Auto: 2003 330Ci Convertible
That's exactly why I went with the OEM part from It was an exact match for the one I took off.

There is an audible sound when I pull the lever. It will spray over the top of the windshield with the top down...

The windshield pump was 22 and change, plus shipping.

I would check the hoses for clogging (calcium, etc) and the fuses also. Hope it's not the switch itself, as I think that entails removing the steering wheel and a lot of wiring to be careful of.

Good luck.

P.S. Since I live in AZ, when they ship to me, I always get the parts the next day...

Originally Posted by brittsiana View Post
Nope no headlight washer. I mean not one working on my car that I have seen. Its actually a lot larger than on the other pump (grommet and all) Ive never used it in any case and have never witnessed it working, even when pulling lever though that motor still operates but no watery results.

I am almost tempted to purchase another pump from another site and see if that does the trick

Does your pumps motor actually make a noise?