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Originally Posted by antdd View Post
Thanks! Which manufacturers would use DOT? Can levers of one brand be used with brakes of another, or only within a brand/series? Until which temperature works oil?
SRAM/Avid, Hayes, Hope use DOT brake fluid (just like a car)

Shimano, Tektro, Magura use mineral oil. It doesn't freeze, just gets sluggish.

Meanwhile cables, you might gather, don't get sluggish at all nor are they toxic.
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