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Old 01-13-2005, 11:53 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Does anyone know how to turn it on on my 2004 330Ci? Thanks
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Old 01-14-2005, 12:04 AM   #2 (permalink)
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When you pull the right hand lever foreward to clean your windshild....it automatically washes your headlights too....you too can try it out...it works on all the bimmer.
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When you pull the right hand lever foreward to clean your windshild....it automatically washes your headlights too....you too can try it out...it works on all the bimmer.
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What my salesperson told me was that it only works after you use the windshield washer several time, i.e., one headlight wash for every 3 windshield washes.
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You may have to have the headlights on for this to activate....not sure, but that's the case on our MINI
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You may have to have the headlights on for this to activate....not sure, but that's the case on our MINI
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I think it has something to do with the rain sensor. I was able to activate the rain sensor but not the washer.
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Old 01-14-2005, 04:42 PM   #6 (permalink)
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this should NOT be dependent on the sensor.

i think:

in the morning: turn on the car. turn on the lights. pull the lever for winshield wipers towards you.

you should get the spray in two bursts, about a second each.

if you pull again right afterwards, it will not spray, as someone said in prior posts.
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Old 01-15-2005, 01:04 AM   #7 (permalink)
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That's right --- the headlight washer only activates when the headlights are on (not daytime running lights).
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I havenít been able to get my headlight washers to work and I suspect that I donít have any. I bought my í02 325xiT last month and Iíve tried all of the above. Multiple windshield washes with the headlights on. Nothing.

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Old 01-16-2005, 06:34 PM   #9 (permalink)
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I think the cold weather package is required.

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yes.
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Thanks, guys. That's one of the cool features our cars have.
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You have to have the cold weather package

It works with daytime running lights

Comes on about every third windshield wash
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Originally posted by nv325xiT+Jan 16 2005, 06:34 PM--><div class='quotetop'>QUOTE(nv325xiT @ Jan 16 2005, 06:34 PM)</div><div class='quotemain'>I think the cold weather package is required.

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You have to have the cold weather package

It works with daytime running lights

Comes on about every third windshield wash
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Yes, thats right.
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