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Checking steering fluid Mercedes-Benz C-Class 2000 - 2007 Petrol C230 - 2.5

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Mercedes-Benz C-Class 2000 - 2007  | C230 - 2.5 Checking steering fluid

  • time 1 minute
  • difficulty 1
Remove the front section of the engine cover
The power steering fluid reservoir is located here. Always wear gloves
To access the steering fluid reservoir undo the air duct
Here it is
Remove the cap, note the built in dipstick. Be careful not to drip any fluids - have a paper towel handy
You can determine the level using the dipstick, you may need to wipe it clean, fully replace the cap and remove to determine the correct level. Should the level require topping up, refer to the handbook for the correct fluid specification
When finished, always replace the cap securely
Replace the air duct and cover