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1994 BMW 325i Question: power steer fluid



dianalee, Little River, SC, February 12, 2010, 09:12

where do you fill the power steering fluid and should you check your oil when engine is warm or cold? thanks

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    patrick mannion from Greg Solow's Engine Room, February 12, 2010, 11:33

    The min and max level on the engine oil dipstick give you a "range" where checking the oil hot or cold wont matter (naturally the oil will be higher when the oil is hot). The power steering reservoir has a black screw off cap in the engine compartment ( I had one of these cars and can't remember where it is), and should not require frequent topping up unless there is a leak. Ask any one at a auto parts store they will come out and show you.

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