Checking fluid levels

IMPORTANT When topping up take care not to confuse the various types of fluids: they are all incompatible with one another and could seriously damage the car.

IMPORTANT Never smoke while working in the engine compartment: gas and inflammable vapours may be present, with the risk of fire.

1.28V version

1.28V version

1.3 Multijet version

1.3 Multijet version

1 Engine oil
2 Battery
3 Brake fluid
4 Windscreen/rear window/headlight washer fluid
5 Engine coolant

See also:

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