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I need to add brake fluid to the master cyclinder

Where is it located on a 2000 Dodge Caravan? I didn't see it on the left or right sides under the hood.

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Open the hood. Look on the drivers side. Find the Battery. Now as you are facing the vehicle go just to the left and a bit farther in than the battery. There is a yellow cap with the Brake symbol on it. That is the reservoir for the Master Brake cylinder. All the check and fill points have a yellow caps. ie transmission oil, eng oil, rad coolent, brake fluid, and power steering fluid.

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    The Master cylinder is always against the firewall directly above where the brake peddle is. So open the hood, look against the back of the engine space. It should have a yellow cap . It will be just past the battery and to the left of the battery (as you face the car). Make sure you dust off the reservoir (it's plastic) so you can see how full it is. Also make sure you have the correct type of brake fluid. Check your manual. If you still can't find it, stop by a garage and I am sure a mechanic wouldn't mind pointing it out to you. It's actually a good idea to have the brake fluid flushed out and changed every couple of years. The brake fluid is hydroscopic. It will absorb water and this can lead to corrosion.


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Have to look under the firewall where the blades will be on top of it

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