View Full Version : Defective Windscreen Wiper or Low Washer Fluid Warning Light?

13-11-2016, 09:34 PM
32026Is this warning light on a 2008 B8 A4 for a 'defective windscreen wiper' or 'low washer fluid'? If it is for a defective windscreen wiper, is this likely to involve changing the motor and or module and what is the likely cost?

Many thanks in advance

Guest 2
13-11-2016, 10:53 PM
Low washer fluid ... :boggled:

13-11-2016, 11:07 PM
oh my....

13-11-2016, 11:17 PM
Mostly, the dealer need not be involved in extinguishing that dash warning light.

14-11-2016, 01:11 AM
Many thanks for the replies, I know it must sound daft asking but this warning light was on a car I saw advertised online and I wasn't 100% sure if it was just for the low washer fluid or a fault with the actual wiper system which I've heard could be relatively expensive.

I always thought that the washer fluid symbol was a blank windscreen with water jets spurting out whereas the defective wiper was a symbol with a windscreen that was partially a solid colour rather than an opaque screen. I just thought that this light could have been for a defective wiper system.

As it's just the washer fluid, I don't think the dealer needs to be involved with resolving this one! ;)

niall campbell
21-11-2016, 11:49 AM
unless of course the switch is frozen solid due to a leak ................................................ meaning it needs replaced old bean