Pacifica 2006-2008

Windshield Washer Systems

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Removal & Installation



Reservoir
  1. Disconnect and isolate the battery negative cable.
  2.  
  3. Hoist vehicle.
  4.  
  5. Remove screws at the left wheel opening splash shield.
  6.  
  7. Remove the lower fascia push pins.
  8.  
  9. Remove upper bolts at ends (ears).
  10.  
  11. Disengage lower fascia to grille clips.
  12.  
  13. Pull away fascia as necessary to access reservoir.
  14.  
  15. Disconnect the hoses and electrical connectors from the reservoir.
  16.  
  17. Remove three retaining bolts.
  18.  
  19. Pull reservoir from filler tube.
  20.  
  21. Transfer pumps. Make sure to use a new grommet.
  22.  
  23. Transfer sensor. Make sure to use a new grommet.
  24.  
  25. Drain fluid into new reservoir.

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    Fig. View of washer reservoir assembly and filler tube

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To install:

  1. Installation is the reverse of the removal procedure.
  2.  

Washer Pump
  1. Open hood, disconnect and isolate the battery negative cable.
  2.  
  3. Hoist vehicle.
  4.  
  5. Turn the front of the left wheel inward.
  6.  
  7. Loosen inner splash shield enough to gain access to the washer reservoir.
  8.  
  9. Disconnect the electrical connector to the washer pump motor.
  10.  
  11. Disconnect the washer hose to the washer pump.
  12.  
  13. Pull the washer pump motor from the reservoir.

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    Fig. View of washer pump assembly, with washer hose, rear washer pump motor, front washer pump motor, and washer reservoir

  14.  

To install:


NOTE
Make sure to use a new grommet when installing a new pump, or even reinstalling the old pump back into the reservoir.

  1. With new grommet installed, position the washer pump motor in grommet and firmly snap into place.
  2.  
  3. Connect the washer pump motor electrical connector.
  4.  
  5. Connect the washer hose to the washer pump motor.
  6.  
  7. Install inner splash shield.
  8.  
  9. Lower vehicle from hoist.
  10.  
  11. Connect the battery negative cable.
  12.  
  13. Top off washer fluid reservoir.
  14.  

 
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