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WARNING
The washer fluid can freeze onto the win‐
dow at low temperatures and obstruct the
view. There is risk of an accident. Only use the
washer systems, if the washer fluid cannot
freeze. Use antifreeze if needed.
CAUTION
When the wiper water container is empty,
the wash pump cannot work as intended.
There is risk of property damage. Do not use
the washer system when the wash water con‐
tainer is empty.
CAUTION
Use of the washer system with the hood
open may damage the headlamp washer sys‐
tem. There is a risk of property damage. Only
use the washer system if the hood is fully
locked.
Windshield washer nozzles
The windshield washer nozzles are heated au‐
tomatically while the engine is running or the
ignition is switched on.
Rear window wiper
0 Resting position
1 Switching on intermittent wipe
Turn the cap to level 1.
When reverse gear is engaged, the system
switches to continuous operation.
2 Cleaning the rear window with intermittent
wipe
Turn the cap further to level 2 and hold.
3 Cleaning the rear window in the resting po‐
sition
Turn the cap to level 3 and hold.
The rear window wiper does not move if the
cap is in position 1 before the ignition is
switched on.
To switch on the rear window wiper:
1. Move the cap to its basic position.
2. Select the required position again.
CAUTION
When the wiper water container is empty,
the wash pump cannot work as intended.
There is risk of property damage. Do not use
the washer system when the wash water con‐
tainer is empty.
Washer fluid
General information
WARNING
Some antifreeze agents can contain
harmful substances and are flammable. There
is risk of fire and risk of injuries. Observe the in‐
structions on the containers. Keep antifreeze
away from ignition sources. Do not refill oper‐
ating materials into different bottles. Store op‐
erating materials out of reach of children.
United States: The washer fluid mixture ratio is
regulated by the U.S. EPA and many individual
states; do not exceed the allowable washer
fluid dilution ratio limits that apply. Follow the
usage instructions on the washer fluid con‐
tainer.
Use of BMW’s Windshield Washer Concentrate
or the equivalent is recommended.
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Mini Cooper S Countryman 2016 Owners Manual Summary of Content

WARNINGThe washer fluid can freeze onto the window at low temperatures and obstruct theview. There is risk of an accident. Only use thewasher systems, if the washer fluid cannotfreeze. Use antifreeze if needed.CAUTIONWhen the wiper water container is empty,the wash pump cannot work as intended.There is risk of property damage. Do not usethe washer system when the wash water container is empty.CAUTIONUse of the washer system with the hoodopen may damage the headlamp washer system. There is a risk of property damage. Onlyuse the washer system if the hood is fullylocked.Windshield washer nozzlesThe windshield washer nozzles are heated automatically while the engine is running or theignition is switched on.Rear window wiper0 Resting position1 Switching on intermittent wipeTurn the cap to level 1.When reverse gear is engaged, the systemswitches to continuous operation.2 Cleaning the rear window with intermittentwipeTurn the cap further to level 2 and hold.3 Cleaning the rear window in the resting positionTurn the cap to level 3 and hold.The rear window wiper does not move if thecap is in position 1 before the ignition isswitched on.To switch on the rear window wiper:1. Move the cap to its basic position.2. Select the required position again.CAUTIONWhen the wiper water container is empty,the wash pump cannot work as intended.There is risk of property damage. Do not usethe washer system when the wash water container is empty.Washer fluidGeneral informationWARNINGSome antifreeze agents can containharmful substances and are flammable. Thereis risk of fire and risk of injuries. Observe the instructions on the containers. Keep antifreezeaway from ignition sources. Do not refill operating materials into different bottles. Store operating materials out of reach of children.United States: The washer fluid mixture ratio isregulated by the U.S. EPA and many individualstates; do not exceed the allowable washerfluid dilution ratio limits that apply. Follow theusage instructions on the washer fluid container.Use of BMWs Windshield Washer Concentrateor the equivalent is recommended.Seite 56CONTROLSDriving56Online Edition for Part no. 01 40 2 964 433 - VI/15