9.9. Check of level of brake fluid

Check of the brake system on existence of leakages and damages



In spite of the fact that only one tank for brake fluid is provided in system, at a leakage in one of contours all liquid does not follow as two cameras are provided in a tank. At the insufficient level of brake fluid in a combination of devices the alarm lamp, but even despite it lights up, it is not necessary to neglect visual control.

SEQUENCE OF WORKS
1. Open a cowl and wipe a tank with brake fluid a rag.

Fig. 8.6. Level of brake fluid has to be in a tank between tags of "MAX" and "MIN" (are shown by shooters)


2. Level of brake fluid has to be in a tank between tags of "MIN" and "MAX" (fig. 8.6). It is not necessary to add liquid if level is not below a tag of "MIN".
3. Fill in in a tank only the DOT 4 brake fluid recommended by manufacturing firm.
4. Strong falling of level of brake fluid indicates possible leakages within a short period of time.
5. The place of a leakage needs to be established at once. For bigger confidence charge check of the STOA system.