brake fluid


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brake fluid

[′brāk ‚flü·əd]
(materials)
The liquid in the cylinder of an automotive brake which, under the action of a piston, is forced through tubing into cylinders at each car wheel, moving a pair of pistons outward so that the brake shoes are thrust against the revolving brake drums.
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On vehicles, the brake fluid will be replaced according to the repair instructions.
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Boiling brake fluid can't transmit pressure to the brakes.
It happened between midnight and 4am in the early hours of Saturday, May 24, when brake fluid was been thrown over two cars which were parked in the street.
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