Brake Fluid

Brake Oil

Brake fluid is a type of hydraulic and EP oil that must perform the important task of stopping the wheels of a vehicle properly, and its standards are subject to the US Department of Transportation (DOT).
Brake fluid is a hydroxide oil with low viscosity and hydraulics to withstand the heat of the wheel disc well.
Types of brake fluid:
Out of date : DOT 1 & DOT 2
 FMVSS116 Car safety standard Federal Republic of America Quality brake fluid completely to dry boiling point, wet boiling point Wet EBRP DOT 3 & DOT 4 & DOT 5.1

 

 

 

 

DOT 5.1

DOT 4

DOT 3

SPECIFICATIONS

260 ˚C <

230 ˚C <

205 ˚C <

Boiling point (ERBP)

180 ˚C <

155 ˚C <

140 ˚C <

Wet Boiling Point (Wet ERBP)

900>

1800>

1500 <

Viscosity@ -40˚C(mm2/s)

FMVSS 116: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standards