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Current REVISED 2016-09-13

Service Maintenance of SAE J1703 and J1704 Brake Fluids in Motor Vehicle Brake Systems J1707_201609

This SAE Recommended Practice provides basic recommendations for dispensing and handling of SAE J1703 and SAE J1704 Brake Fluids by Service Maintenance Personnel to assure their safe and effective performance when installed in or added to motor vehicle hydraulic brake actuating systems.
This document is concerned only with brake fluid and those system parts in contact with it. It describes general maintenance procedures that constitute good practice and that should be employed to help assure a properly functioning brake system. Recommendations that promote safety are emphasized. Specific step-by-step service instructions for brake maintenance on individual makes or models are neither intended nor implied. For these, one should consult the vehicle manufacturer’s service brake maintenance procedures for the particular vehicle. Vehicle manufacturer’s recommendations should always be followed.
J1707_201609
2016-09-13
Latest
Revised
J1707_201111
2011-11-21
Historical
Revised
J1707_200201
2002-01-16
Historical
Revised
J1707_199111
1991-11-01
Historical
Revised
J1707_198511
1985-11-01
Historical
Issued

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