Honda Accord: Washer Motor Test - Wipers/Washers - Body Electrical - Honda Accord MK8 2008-2012 Service ManualHonda Accord: Washer Motor Test

1. Remove the right inner fender (see page 20-290).

2. Disconnect the 2P connector (A) from the windshield washer motor (B).

USA models


3. Test the motor by connecting battery power to


3. Test the motor by connecting battery power to terminal No. 2 and ground to terminal No. 1 of the washer motor. The motor should run.

• If the motor does not run or fails to run smoothly, replace it.

• If the motor runs smoothly, but little or no washer fluid is pumped, check for a disconnected or blocked washer hose, or a clogged washer motor outlet.

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    Washer Fluid Level Switch Test
    Canada models 1. Remove the right inner fender (see page 20-290). 2. Disconnect the 2P connector (A) from the washer fluid level switch (B). 3. Remove the washer fluid level switch from the w ...

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