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2003 Mercedes-Benz SL500 Question: Where is the hydraulic fluid resevoir for the suspension system?



jomalley, Huntington Beach, CA, August 26, 2010, 18:32

The right rear suspension is leaking hydraulic fluid, where is the resevoir to refill the fluid? Thx

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    JParsons August 27, 2010, 11:48

    I highly recommend having the leak fixed as soon as possible before the suspension fails. The reservoir is under the hood, on the driver's side, in front of the shock tower. It is black with a small rubber cap/dipstick and should be labeled ABC. Also, make sure that you use Mercedes-Benz approved synthetic hydraulic fluid to prevent any damage or contamination to the system.

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