Volvo Workshop Manuals
XC90 AWD L5-2.5L Turbo VIN 59 B5254T2 (2005)
Maintenance > Fluids > Brake Fluid > Component Information > Service and Repair > Replacing the Brake Fluid (Using a Bleeding Unit) > Page 4545
Brake Fluid: Service and Repair
Brake fluid, replacing
Note! As the illustrations in this service information are used for different model years and / or models, some variation may occur. However,
Guidelines for brake fluid replacement
It is recommended that the brake fluid is replaced every 45000 km (30000 miles) or every other year. The fluid must be replaced annually on cars driven
The brake fluid must be replaced because it is hygroscopic (the fluid absorbs water molecules from the air). This absorption of water occurs through the
Note! Use only Volvo Genuine Parts brake fluid designated DOT 4+. Never reuse brake fluid. Always keep the brake fluid sealed in the original
Note! Continually check that there is sufficient brake fluid in the brake fluid reservoir when changing brake fluid.
Switch off the ignition.
Changing the brake fluid, front
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