Wanted : Screen washer jet pipe

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Wanted : Screen washer jet pipe

Post by Pcheaven »

Sorry. I do t know the correct name.

The U shaped pipe that squirts onto the screen.
Mine is broken in half

Any idea where I can source one.
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Re: Wanted : Screen washer jet pipe

Post by white exec »

Yes, they are to be had, sometimes very expensively.
Worth cleaning out (small drill-bit) the short steel tube in the spindle, which could be blocked with rust.

This works far better than the original design...
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Re: Wanted : Screen washer jet pipe

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Sadly mine snapped when removing to clean it !!!

Beyond salvage :(
BX Meteor. Sub 20000 miles. Very Original.

ToDo list.

1. Get cam bet etc replaced etc
Have a GnT
2. Get the radio to work.
Have a GnT
3. Adjust the clutch
Have a GnT
4. Clean LHM tank then a complete flush
Have a GnT
5. Wash, clay bar then ceramic coat paintwork.
Have a GnT

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Re: Wanted : Screen washer jet pipe

Post by white exec »

They do - go brittle and then snap when handled.
Just replace with small black HDPE pipe (commonly used for plant watering - try a garden centre), with a few strategic holes.
U-bend not needed if you do a mid-way tee.
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Re: Wanted : Screen washer jet pipe

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👍
BX Meteor. Sub 20000 miles. Very Original.

ToDo list.

1. Get cam bet etc replaced etc
Have a GnT
2. Get the radio to work.
Have a GnT
3. Adjust the clutch
Have a GnT
4. Clean LHM tank then a complete flush
Have a GnT
5. Wash, clay bar then ceramic coat paintwork.
Have a GnT

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Re: Wanted : Screen washer jet pipe

Post by Tim Leech »

Chevronics did have them new at one time, but again its only a bit of pipe so if your handy you should be able to make one
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Re: Wanted : Screen washer jet pipe

Post by jamescarruthers »

Tim Leech wrote:
Sat Apr 03, 2021 12:44 pm
Chevronics did have them new at one time, but again its only a bit of pipe so if your handy you should be able to make one
Sadly recently gone out of stock. They may have more coming. Always worth a call. I thought the original was plastic or is memory playing tricks on me?
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Re: Wanted : Screen washer jet pipe

Post by Pcheaven »

Yes, originally plastic

For now I have gone down the Mercedes sprinter jet that attaches to the wiper arm. In the pictures it looks good.
Arrives Tuesday, so will see then.

I wonder if you can 3D print one ...
BX Meteor. Sub 20000 miles. Very Original.

ToDo list.

1. Get cam bet etc replaced etc
Have a GnT
2. Get the radio to work.
Have a GnT
3. Adjust the clutch
Have a GnT
4. Clean LHM tank then a complete flush
Have a GnT
5. Wash, clay bar then ceramic coat paintwork.
Have a GnT