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Checking coolant level BMW 5-Series 2003 - 2010 Petrol 523i - 2.5

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BMW 5-Series 2003 - 2010  | 523i - 2.5 Checking coolant level

  • time 1 minute
  • difficulty 1
Coolant reservoir is located here
ONLY WHEN COLD! - look for the float level inside the coolant reservoir, if the float is below the marker you will need to add more coolant - Check the correct specification of antifreeze mixture in your car's handbook
When finished, replace cap securely
ONLY WHEN COLD! - Undo the cap to check the coolant level
Look at the MAX-MIN diagram on the top of the coolant reservoir, showing the float level indicator positions