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I have a SEAT UIbiza 2013 FR 1`.4L Diesel. I need to locatew

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Hi, Hi, I have a SEAT UIbiza 2013 FR 1`.4L Diesel. I need to locatew the pwer steering fluid resevoir.
JA: When was the fluid last checked? Have you heard any whining noises while turning the wheel?
Customer: No, just stiff/heavy steering
JA: What is the make/model of your car?
Customer: SEAT Ibiza 2013 FR
JA: Are you fixing your vehicle yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: Yes, but can't locate the resevoir for the power steering fluid
JA: Is there anything else the Mechanic should know before I connect you? Rest assured that they'll be able to help you.
Customer: No I don't think so.

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Customer: replied 14 days ago.
Hi I need to locate my powers steering fluid resevoir in order to top it up. Can't see where it is. I have a SEAT Ibiza 1.4L FR Thanks, Neil

Hi Neil I hope you are well. Can I take the reg number or the vin number, please

Customer: replied 14 days ago.
DA13 YWV

thanks il just pull up details

ok the steering fluid reservoir is located in front of the battery ,its quite low down and has a green lid

Customer: replied 14 days ago.
Thanks I'll just go & have a look.

no problem

Customer: replied 14 days ago.
Hi Kevin
The battery sits on a tray & I can see nothing in front of it low down.

it's between the battery and the headlamp. it's not easy to access,very poor design

Customer: replied 14 days ago.
I'll have another look

if you want to take some pics il try and point you in the direction

Customer: replied 14 days ago.
I think I may just about be able to see it. Would I have to remove the battery to access & top up?

in some cases yes

Customer: replied 14 days ago.
Okay, I think I know where it is now.
Is removing the battery easy?

reasonably straight forward yes

Customer: replied 14 days ago.
Okay, I think I'll have a go.
Thank you Kevin

your very welcome

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