I generally get bitten by the washers at dawn or dusk, when the lights have turned on, and you don't realize it. It would be nice if they could be disabled.
Originally Posted by terrapen73
Headlight washers only wash when the headlights are on. If you clean your windshield with the headlights off, you will only wash the windshield.
They do work well keeping the salty muck off the headlights in the winter. I might be solving the wrong problem, however. I might be better off ditching the headlight washers and moving to SoCal.
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