Power steering fluid check

Vehicles with 1.6L Duratec-16V (Sigma) or 1.6L Duratec-16V Ti-VCT (Sigma) engine

The fluid level should come up to the


The fluid level should come up to the MAX mark when the engine is cold.

If it drops below the MIN mark, top up with the specified fluid. See Technical specifications.

All except vehicles with 1.6L Duratec-16V (Sigma) or 1.6L Duratec-16V Ti-VCT (Sigma) engine

No fluid level checks are necessary.

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