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Old 19th December 2020, 07:37 PM
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Default Headlight wash

Bit of a noob question as learning the foibles of the D3....

Is it normal when operating the windscreen wash, the headlight washer system activates one side at a time???
I get the drivers side pop out and spray water, then once thatís done itís spray it retracts and then the passenger side activates.
My previous Audiís have always done both headlight washers at the same time....
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Old 19th December 2020, 07:42 PM
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Yes, but design. Only affects the output of one headlight at a time
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Old 19th December 2020, 07:51 PM
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Well everyday is a school day.... how weird but at least itís not broke
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Old 20th December 2020, 07:00 AM
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Makes perfect sense, only need half the power from pump and only affects light output from one light at the time.
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The time delay and washer time duration can all be altered in the adaptation channels.
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Old 20th December 2020, 04:26 PM
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The time delay and washer time duration can all be altered in the adaptation channels.
Hi Matt. Long time no see. Hope all is well with you and yours.

Do you know if you can alter the washer timing? As the spray from my headlight washers inevitably tends to find its way onto the windscreen, and need a manually activated pass or two from the wipers. (first world problem I know)
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