Mountain Bike Reviews Forum banner
1 - 9 of 9 Posts

·
Registered
Joined
·
137 Posts
Discussion Starter · #1 ·
I have a new set of juicy ultimates, and it has a sticky piston, so i want to coat it with fluid, but i dont know whether they come stock with dot 4 or dot 5.1 ?
Cany someone help ?
Thanks
 

·
Meh.
Joined
·
17,508 Posts
Eh.... Blue in color? Does it say anything about being silicone based? Silicone DOT fluid = bad for seals. But there are some glycol based DOT fluids that are dyed blue so it's easier to see when you've completely flushed out the brake system.
 

·
Registered
Joined
·
137 Posts
Discussion Starter · #7 ·
hey mate,
It sais -

"Shell helix brake and clutch fluid is Polyalkylene glycol ether fluid, Colored Green. DO NOT mix with Silicone based DOT 5 or mineral oil"

Sounds like its ok ?
 
1 - 9 of 9 Posts
This is an older thread, you may not receive a response, and could be reviving an old thread. Please consider creating a new thread.
Top