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      06-16-2013, 10:45 AM   #1
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Brake Fluid

I was unable to find anything by searching the forum...

What NON-oem brake fluid are guys using when you are doing 2 track events per year?

I have heard of people using Motul, but don't know what type or if there are other brands.

I got the "service brake fluid" message yesterday and have a regular appointment at the dealer tomorrow and would just like to take my own non-oem fluid with me.

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EDIT: anyone know the quantity?
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Motul 600/660 or castrol srf
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      06-16-2013, 11:51 AM   #3
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Motul 600/660 or castrol srf
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SRF is probably overkill for just two trackdays. Motul RBF 600 or 660 probably a better and cheaper solution.
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ATE Blue and TYP 200 are both good, Ive used them for years.
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ATE might cause warranty issues because of the staining.
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BMW did my warranty fluid change with ate blue. They took care of the labor and I provided the fluid.
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Motul 660 is on sale right now on Amazon for $18.99 w/free shipping. I just bought 6 of them. It's usually $31/half liter. Great price.

Motul 660 can take a good bit more heat than ATE Super Blue/Type 200.
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Another alternative which we use on all of our track cars is Amsoil 600 DOT 4 Racing Brake Fluid.

http://www.amsoil.com/shop/by-produc...g-brake-fluid/
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what others have said. motul 600, motul 660 or castrol srf are all good but would be overkill for 2 days. ate super blue would be fine most likely but more prone to boil. my SA used super blue at one of my service intervals for me and they stock it at the dealership as well.
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I alternate between ATE type 200 and ATE super blue.
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