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This guide provides step-by-step instructions on how to add windshield washer fluid to a Lexus.

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What you will need


  1. Park your Lexus in a safe location. Turn off the engine and set the parking brakes. 

  2. Open the hood of your car by pulling the release lever located under the dashboard, driver’s side.Opening Hood latch

  3. Go to the front of the vehicle and depress the safety lever under the hood to open the hood latchOpening the hood lock to open the hood lexus hood latch

  4. Locate the windshield washer fluid container. The wiper symbol shown on your dashboard is also printed on the cap of the windshield washer reservoir. On most Lexus vehicles, the windshield washer fluid is on the driver's side of the engine. Lexus windshield washer fluid reservoir location 2016-Lexus-GX-460Windshield Washer tank symbol

  5. Open the windshield washer fluid container and add your windshield washer fluid until the level is two inches below the top of the cap. Opening Windshield Washer Cap

Close the cap of the windshield washer fluid container, and test out your windshield wipers. It may take a few seconds for the fluid to start spraying the windshield.