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Checking brake fluid BMW X5 2006 - 2013 Diesel X5 - 3.0d

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BMW X5 2006 - 2013  | X5 - 3.0d Checking brake fluid

  • time 1 minute
  • difficulty 1
The brake fluid reservoir is under this plastic moulding
Undo the retaining fixings - use a 13mm socket
If the level needs topping up - WEARING GLOVES - carefully open the cap. Have a paper towel ready to catch any drips because brake fluid is corrosive
Now remove the moulding
Locate the brake fluid reservoir
Now securely replace and tighten cap - replace plastic moulding
Look for the MAX-MIN positions on the side of the translucent body