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    just wondering if anybody knows if theres a better type of washer jet in the world of vectra? to be honest mine are rubbish its more of a spout of water than a jet,and yes they have been cleaned out recently,the wife has a new punto and the washer jets in that are like turning on a power shower!!!

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    Mine are as good as any other car i have owned, you must still have some crap in them somewhere. How were they cleaned out?
    Now I need a turbo to keep up!

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    i used my mig welding tip cleaners then filled my washer bottle up with realy warm water and washing up liquid then squirted that through them,it dint realy make alot of difference

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    Maybe the pump filter in the tank is a bit clogged with gunge. Vectra always seem prone to this.

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    Quote Originally Posted by bobby-tupper View Post
    just wondering if anybody knows if theres a better type of washer jet in the world of vectra? to be honest mine are rubbish its more of a spout of water than a jet,and yes they have been cleaned out recently,the wife has a new punto and the washer jets in that are like turning on a power shower!!!

    I'd like to know this too - some of the VW's I have driven had really good jets - the water would come out in a 'fan' and cover the entire screen, not a silly little squirt like the vectra!

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    as per prev posts, take the tank off & clean everything inc the filter, had to do this a few times on my vec B....if they look ok goto a petrol station & blow air up the tubes!

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    Well mine jets like a pressure washer,never had a little squirt like you describe,suggest trying Ste's option........

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    - the water would come out in a 'fan' and cover the entire screen, not a silly little squirt like the vectra![/quote]
    thats what i want mine to do!!! ive had the steam cleaner in the washer bottle while it was removed,i also cleaned the pump/filter out. still crap washer jets

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