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2010 BMW X5-Series xDrive30i AWD 4dr 30i

2010 BMW X5-Series
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All-Wheel Drive, 4 Door Sport Utility Vehicle, 4WD Sport Utility Vehicle
15 mpg city / 21 mpg hwy
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October 13, 2011, 5:26 pm

Ton K
 

Question: Brake Fluid Leak

I get the check brake fluid light every couple of days after refilling.

What is involved in correcting this problem? And roughly how much am I looking at in terms of parts and labor.

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October 16, 2011, 8:10 pm

Tyler O
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It should be pretty easy to locate the leak. It could be anything in the system though, take it in for a diagnostic.

Replace or repair the leaking component. A simple leaky brake line might cost under $100. A leaking brake caliper could be a bit more. A bad component in the ABS hydraulics could be very expensive.

Usually it's something simple on a car this new.


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