washer fluid

washer fluid
A fluid added to the water in the windshield washer and rear window washer reservoirs/bottles to improve the cleaning action and lower the freezing point. Also see windshield washer fluid

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  • fluid — [1] A substance which flows, e.g., a liquid or a gas. [2] Substance in either a liquid or gaseous state; substance containing particles which move and change position without separation of the mass. [3] Any liquid or gas that is capable of… …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • washer — A flat disc with a hole in the center. It may be made of metal, rubber, plastic, or leather. It is often placed under a nut to even out pressure and prevent damage to the part on which it rests. See bridge washer crush washer cup washer dish… …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • fluid capacities — The full amount of oil in the crankcase; water in the radiator and cooling system; or fuel in the gas tank; washer fluid in the reservoir tank; etc …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • windshield washer fluid — A soapy solution used to remove dirt and bugs from the windshield. In colder climates this solution must not freeze …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • Washer (hardware) — Assorted washers: flat, split, star and insulated A washer is a thin plate (typically disk shaped) with a hole (typically in the middle) that is normally used to distribute the load of a threaded fastener, such as a screw or nut. Other uses are… …   Wikipedia

  • windshield washer pump — A pump which forces the windshield washer fluid to the windshield washer nozzles so that the fluid is sprayed on the windshield …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • Automatic transmission fluid — (ATF) is the fluid used in vehicles with self shifting or automatic transmissions. It is typically colored red or green to distinguish it from motor oil and other fluids in the vehicle. On most vehicles its level is checked with a dipstick while… …   Wikipedia

  • windshield washer — [1] An apparatus for spraying windshield washer fluid on the outside surface of the windshield and removing the solution with the windshield wipers and thereby removing contaminants from the windshield. [2] A person who washes windshields …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • Antifreeze — is a freeze preventive used in internal combustion engines and other heat transfer applications, such as HVAC chillers and solar water heaters. The purpose of antifreeze is to prevent a rigid enclosure from undergoing catastrophic deformation due …   Wikipedia

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