2003 BMW 325i Q&A
2003 BMW 325i Question: power steering
If you open your hood, you should be able to see a reservoir where your power steering fluid is located. (if you need help locating where it is, it wills say in your car manual). Check your power steering fluid level. If it is low, you should top it off with the appropriate fluid. If your car doesn't have any noise coming from the power steering system (usually a squealing sound), and you have your fluid topped off, you should be okay to drive it until you get it into a shop on Monday. Depending on the size of your leak, you should periodically check your fluid level to make sure it doesn't get low. - Import Auto Geeks
A fluid leak may develop from one or more power steering hose. When a leak is being repaired, it is not uncommon for multiple hoses to be replaced.
how much would the repair and labor be for a power steering pump?
My wife drove 2004 325i to store, no problem, got in to leave and no power steering. Has fluid, no leaks and the belt is on and pump spinning. What happened?
Where is the power steering pump located on the front of the engine?
where do you fill the power steering fluid and should you check your oil when engine is warm or cold? thanks