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screen washer keeps on vanishing!

I've been topping up the washing screen spray quite often lately, it seems to last a month or so with moderate use, and before you know it the warning of the low level washing liquid comes up! It's too slow to be a leak, but maybe there's some loose bit and when I squeeze the washing liquid it sprays out somewhere? I have Xenon lights with sprinklers, maybe one of those connecting hoses are detached... any idea or similar experience guys?
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Step 1, make sure all the jets work as they should.
Step 2, make sure you don't drive around with your lights on all the time because the headlamp washers use an enormous amount of water
Step 3, park on somewhere dry (difficult in this weather), operate all washers and look for puddles under the car
Step 4, investigate any bigger puddles and trace any leaks. Not uncommon for a joint to be loose or a pipe to blow off or split.

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Low level warning? I havnt got that on my 159. Only way to tell if it's low is when it sprays bubbles instead of water! Haha
But yeah, as the above post says, try and operate on a dry area...
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You only get the level warning with Xenon's as its a CE requirement for them to be levelled, washed and warned that there is no wash.
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