Brake fluid level
This should be checked frequently,
and immediately if you notice even the
slightest loss in braking efficiency.
The level should be read with the engine
switched off and on level ground.
The engine may be hot
during operations in close
proximity. In addition, the
engine cooling fan may
come on at any moment.
Risk of burns.
It is normal for the level to drop as the
brake shoes become worn, but it must
never drop lower than the "MINI" warn-
ing line shown on brake fluid reser-
If you wish to check the disc and drum
wear yourself, you should obtain the
document explaining the checking pro-
cedure from the manufacturer's net-
work or web site.
Consult your approved dealer at
once if you notice an abnormal or
repeated drop in any of the fluid
After any operation on the hydraulic cir-
cuit, a specialist must replace the fluid.
Only use fluids approved by the
Technical Department and which have
been taken from a sealed container.
Refer to the Maintenance Service
Booklet for your vehicle.