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2005 Mercedes-Benz SL500 Question: can I add fluid to the ABC system?

 

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wreck, Albany, GA, September 20, 2012, 13:14
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warning light is coming on. starts out as white warning then switches to a red warning. there has been some fluid on the floor near the right front tire.

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    September 20, 2012, 13:39
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    Your ABS system is telling you there is a problem with your brakes somewhere. The right front tire has a flexible line connected to the caliper and the metal brake line. If the leak is as close to the tire as you say, I would inspect this line for a cut or break in it and then replace.

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    wreck, September 21, 2012, 05:15
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    I said ABC not ABS.

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    csubak30, September 22, 2012, 06:11
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    Sorry about that. On the right side under bonnet there is a black tank with a dip stick on it pull the dip stick,fill abc oil which can only be bought from MB,it will probly take a litre and half after filling oil, work suspension up and down switch for oil to recirculate in system,check level on normal slope. Here's the location http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=24f6005rJ9E

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    faaminh, November 13, 2014, 20:13
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    How do you check a fluid level in the ABC ? Engine running or not

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