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      12-28-2012, 08:39 PM   #1
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How much clutch fluid needed?

I was going to do the BMS clutch valve replacement mod and wondered what type of fluid and how much is needed to the job?
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Clutch fluid shares the same as brake fluid if i remember correctly
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I bought some nice motul brake fluid for the brake fluid change but I'm not sure what the best fluid for the clutch would be.
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Clutch fluid shares the same as brake fluid if i remember correctly
Correct. If you do it right, you won't need much, 1 bottle of high-quality DOT 4 brake fluid is plenty. I use ATE Typ 200. You must read the DIY here and elsewhere, otherwise you can bleed the master dry, which I did the first time.
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