Can you mix Dot 3 and Dot 4 brake fluid?

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Yes you can mix Dot 3 brake fluid with Dot 4. However, you should make it a habit to use of type. None of the two types should be mixed with the Dot 5.
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Dot 3 is petroleum based brake fluid , dot 4 is based on silicone ,its more resistant to heat , but absorbs water more realidy. you should use what your manufacturer recomends , its
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The filler cap should list the recommended fluid, which should be DOT-3. DOT-4 is formulated for motorcycle use. All brake fluids absorb moisture from the air. The filler cap &
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DOT 4 has a higher boiling point than DOT 3 and has less affinity (liking) to moisture. If rallying or using brakes a lot for an extended ammount of time then DOT 4 If normal driving
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I was really hoping purple was a good indicator. Yes, dot 3/4 can't be mixed with dot 5. dot 4 cost a paint job on the Camaro about 5 years ago. It was a expensive lesson on being
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