put filter in washer line?

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  1. StarCaller

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    I was just wondering if someone here ever put a filter in the windshield washer line?
    looks like an easy thing to do, I'm just concerned that the pressure to the nozzles will be lower than without a filter/
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    pretty sure that in rebounds 'clogged washer line' thread, someone mentioned putting in a filter.
     
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    ...looks to me like a gas-line filter! ...another "why?"
     
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    recently the nozzles were plugged for whatever reason & I replaced them ($37.- for both....)
    to avoid that in the future I thought about putting a fuel filter (probably with some paper filter media inside; just the regular, cheap filters) in-line in the washer line/

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