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Where do you add power stering fluid?

I have a 2003 Mini Cooper S and nothing is marked as to where or what type of power stereing fluid use. I think I might know where it goes but its not written in english and that might be for the transmision fluid. There is a black fluid container about center amost against the fire wall. I know this may be a stupid question but the owners manual does not say anything about it.

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The power steering reservoir looks to be right next to a clear fluid reservoir, most likely for coolant but could be windshield washer fluid. Its a small black reservoir. It takes Pentosin chf 11s hydraulic fluid.

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That is the power steering resevoir. I had the same problem and a call to my Mini dealer cleared it right up. It is located against the firewall (center) Good luck!

Posted on Jan 31, 2009

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