Toyota Corolla Manuals

Toyota Corolla: Engine compartment / Checking and adding the brake fluid

■ Checking fluid level

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

Toyota Corolla. Checking and adding the brake fluid

■ Adding fluid

1 Slide and lift up the rubber strip to partly remove it as shown.

Toyota Corolla. Checking and adding the brake fluid

2 Disconnect the claws and remove the service cover.

Toyota Corolla. Checking and adding the brake fluid

3 Remove the reservoir cap.

Toyota Corolla. Checking and adding the brake fluid

4 Add brake fluid slowly while checking the fluid level.

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

  • Fluid type

FMVSS No.116 DOT 3 or SAE J1703 brake fluid

FMVSS No.116 DOT 4 or SAE J1704 brake fluid

  • Item

Clean funnel

■ 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.


■ 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.


■ 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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