I have an older BMW (1989 25is). My power steering is low. I have no idea
where to put new fluid under the hood. I see coolant, oil, transmission
fluid but where's the power steering? I don't want to put it in the wrong
place and all hell breaks loose. I don't have a manual as I bought the car
Can anybody direct me to an under-the-hood diagram and let me know where the
power steering fluid goes?
It would be greatly appreciated.
Well, there is a typo in your post as there was no 1989 25is, but I will
assume that you have a *3*25is since I know that the 525 came as a coupe
(the "s"), so...
This is what the the PS reservoir looks like on your car:
It should have a bunch of hoses hooked up between it and the PS pump.
That looks like this:
The lid for the reservoir should indicate what type of fluid you need
for your system.
Yes, I do have a 325is. Thanks to all. And the power steering fluid I have
is leftover from the mechanic who put it in the last time so it has to be the
Thanks again. Much appreciated!
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