Volvo Cars of Macon wants drivers in Macon, GA to be aware that common fluid leaks can lead to major auto trouble. You should be able to recognize leaks in your brake lines or power steering in order to take action before serious damage occurs. Here's what to look for.

Braking and power steering systems depend upon hydraulic fluid to accomplish their functions. These fluids are generally a red or pink color, and they can be thick like motor oil. You will usually spot a fluid leak on the ground beneath your vehicle, but some leaks may also cause fluid to spray under the hood.

If the brakes or steering on your vehicle become ineffective, a fluid leak could be the problem. You should have the vehicle checked by a service professional as soon as possible. A fluid leak can put you at risk of having an accident.

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