How To Check and Add Brake Fluid 2012 Toyota Corolla

By | April 3, 2019

How To Check and Add Brake Fluid 2012 Toyota Corolla
Checking the brake fluid on a 2012 Toyota Corolla is easy to do and falls in the DIY category.

The 2012 Toyota Corolla’s uses standard DOT 3 Brake fluid that can be bought at any automotive parts store or online.
How To Check and Add Brake Fluid 2012 Toyota Corolla Type
The top of the refill cap has DOT 3 on it to verify the fliud type.

If you are having brake problems be sure to call a certified mechanic.

A video is at the bottom of the page for a visual walk through if needed.

How To Check and Add Brake Fluid 2012 Toyota Corolla

  1. Open the hood and locate the master cylinder. It is located on the driver side on the firewall.
    How To Check and Add Brake Fluid 2012 Toyota Corolla Step 1
  2. A cover snaps off with the master cylinder under it.
  3. The side of the master cylinder has the level the fluid should be at.
  4. If the fluid is low take the cap off and add fluid to the correct level. Be sure not to over fill the reservoir.
  5. After the fluid is added close up the cap, put the cover back, and the job is finished.


 




 

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