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Old 08-08-2011, 10:26 AM
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Re: VIDEO: Headlamp washers on the 2012 JGC???

Also in the Middle East. Don't know why though...not a lot of snow here. They just mess up the hood when it is covered in dust. Creates a nice muddy mess

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Old 08-08-2011, 11:13 AM
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Re: VIDEO: Headlamp washers on the 2012 JGC???

Here is an extract of a compliance check in Australia.

ADR 77/ Gas Discharge Headlamps

Alternative Procedures

Minimum Scope
Bench Marks


- min. Cd
- max. Cd

Angle of light distribution

Passing beam dips to correct side

Automatic levelling

Headlamp cleaning devices

Expect to see:

- evidence that the lamps comply with:
ECE R98 or
- physical test results or
- that the lamp is CRN/ADR approved

- evidence of compliance with ADR 13/00 requirements for automatic levelling (ADR 13/00 clauses & 6.2.9)
- headlamp cleaners in accordance with ADR 13/00 requirements (ADR 13/00 clause 6.2.9) ie ADR 75/00

Example Summary Claim: (see ## at end of ADR 1)

Compliance with the requirements of ADR 77/00 is claimed on the basis that:

- the lamps are E marked as indicated by the mark E2 R98 01 12345 and as indicated in the evidence provided.

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Old 08-08-2011, 11:41 AM
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Re: VIDEO: Headlamp washers on the 2012 JGC???

I would've ordered headlight washers as an option for my WK if it was available in North America.
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Re: VIDEO: Headlamp washers on the 2012 JGC???

That video is old it hit the internet sometime last fall. It is a euro model....I secretly wish we had the headlight washers though, but I am happy we do not have the turn signals on the fenders.
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Re: VIDEO: Headlamp washers on the 2012 JGC???

Picked up my 2012 last night and I can confirm there are no headlight washers.
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