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Re: MGB Clutch Pedal Hydraulics

Subject: Re: MGB Clutch Pedal Hydraulics
From: Chip Old <>
Date: Sun, 23 Apr 1995 23:47:42 -0400 (EDT)
On Sun, 23 Apr 1995, Robert Forster Esq. wrote:

> About Brake Fluid/Clutch Fluid...
> Use DOT#4 and what is more, Clutch/Brake fluid does attack some rubbers 
> as it is hydroscopic.  It all depends on the Chemical Structure of the 
> rubber.
That may be, but it doesn't mean it will attack the rubber used in brake 
and clutch systems.  In 30+ years of BritCar ownership I have _never_ 
had any trouble with plain old DOT-3 brake fluid.
Chip Old                      1948 M.G. TC  TC6710  NEMGTR #2271
Cub Hill, Maryland            1962 Triumph TR4  CT3154LO (daily driver)
If cars had evolved as fast as computers have, by now they'd cost a
quarter, run for a year on a half-gallon of gas, and explode once a day. 

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