Join Date: Apr 2002
Location: Dandridge (Near Knoxville), TN, USA
Originally Posted by usmctpdog
Yup.. Dot 4 is better than Dot 3 but not as good as DOT 5.......
BMW calls for Dot 4,
Harley D is Dot 5
Most Cars call for DOT 3 or 4
DO NOT USE DOT 5!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Dot 5 is silicone, and CANNOT be used in a system that has or had DOT 3/4 in it. It is totally incompatible with DOT 4 fluid.
Harley systems have been ruined by people putting DOT 4 in them, and the two fluids hate each other.
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