Toyota Camry: Brake fluid - Engine compartment - Do-it-yourself maintenance - Maintenance and care - Toyota Camry Owners ManualToyota Camry: Brake fluid

■ Checking fluid level

The brake fluid level should be

The brake fluid level should be between the “MAX” and “MIN” lines on the tank.

  1. “MAX”
  2. “MIN”

■ Adding fluid

Make sure to check the fluid type and prepare the necessary item.

■Brake fluid can absorb moisture from the air

■Brake fluid can absorb moisture from the air

Excess moisture in the brake fluid can cause a dangerous loss of braking efficiency. Use only newly opened brake fluid.

CAUTION
■When filling the reservoir
Take care as brake fluid can harm your hands and eyes and damage painted surfaces.
If fluid gets on your hands or in your eyes, flush the affected area with clean water immediately.
If you still experience discomfort, see a doctor.

NOTICE
■If the fluid level is low or high
It is normal for the brake fluid level to go down slightly as the brake pads wear out or when the fluid level in the accumulator is high.
If the reservoir needs frequent refilling, there may be a serious problem.

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