Brakleen® Brake Parts Cleaner, Non-Flammable, 20 oz.
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CRC Brakleen® Brake Parts Cleaner, Non-Flammable, 20 oz.

Part No. 05089 Warranty Details  

Disclaimer: This product is not authorized to be shipped/picked-up CA.

The original brake parts cleaner. Formulated to quickly & effectively remove grease, brake dust, brake fluids, oils, & other contaminants from brake parts, lining, pads. Not for sale or use in CA or NJ.
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Container/Package Size:20 oz
Container/Package Type:Aerosol
Container/Package Weight:0.26 lb
Corrosion Resistant:No
Flammable:No
Material:Liquid
Non- Chlorinated:No
Tube Included:No

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CRCBrakleen® Brake Parts Cleaner, Non-Flammable, 20 oz.
 
4.7

(based on 45 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (31)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (13)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (1)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (0)

96%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to use (33)
  • High-performance (15)
  • Versatile (10)
  • Durable (6)
  • Lightweight (3)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

  • Small cars (30)
  • Trucks (30)
  • Large cars (29)
    • Car & Truck:
    • Auto enthusiast (3), Casual driver (3), Mechanic (3)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Auto enthusiast (18), Casual driver (17), Mechanic (8), Truck enthusiast (8), Competitive driver (3)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (37), Yes (3)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

Good brake Cleaner - Sprays a long time

Good brake cleaner. These are 20 oz most are 14.5oz.
They seem to spray a little longer than the advance brand. Cleans well and leaves no residue. Dries instantly with air moving...Read complete review

Good brake cleaner. These are 20 oz most are 14.5oz.
They seem to spray a little longer than the advance brand. Cleans well and leaves no residue. Dries instantly with air moving over it.

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Most Liked Negative Review

 

"Too much whiz and not enough bang"

Cleaned well just sputtered when spraying

Cleaned well just sputtered when spraying

Reviewed by 45 customers

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4.0

Awesome

By 

from Cleveland,OH

Verified Buyer

Comments about CRC Brakleen® Brake Parts Cleaner, Non-Flammable, 20 oz.:

easy installation

  • Was this a gift?:
  • No

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5.0

The Best

By 

from Abingdon, MD

About Me Auto Enthusiast

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Easy To Use
  • High-Performance

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Large Cars
    • Small Cars
    • Trucks

    Comments about CRC Brakleen® Brake Parts Cleaner, Non-Flammable, 20 oz.:

    Best brake cleaner out there.

    • Was this a gift?:
    • No

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    4.0

    A must for new rotor or drum install

    By 

    from Montana

    About Me Mechanic

    Verified Buyer
    3 or more reviews submitted

    Pros

    • Quick Dry
    • Removes Oil Or Grease

    Cons

    • Can Be Hard On Skin

    Best Uses

      Comments about CRC Brakleen® Brake Parts Cleaner, Non-Flammable, 20 oz.:

      new rotors or drums are shipped with an anti corrosive on them. I do not know if it is safe to leave it, so I use Brakleen to remove it. Also if you get any type of oil or grease on the rotor it must be removed. The does a quick job of it...

      • Was this a gift?:
      • No

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      5.0

      good

      By 

      from chattanooga tn.

      About Me Casual Driver

      Verified Buyer
      3 or more reviews submitted

      Pros

      • Durable
      • Easy To Use
      • High-Performance
      • Lightweight
      • Versatile

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Large Cars
        • Small Cars
        • Trucks

        Comments about CRC Brakleen® Brake Parts Cleaner, Non-Flammable, 20 oz.:

        easy to use

        • Was this a gift?:
        • No

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        5.0

        Always need this...

        By 

        from Hamden, CT

        Verified Buyer
        3 or more reviews submitted

        Comments about CRC Brakleen® Brake Parts Cleaner, Non-Flammable, 20 oz.:

        You can never get enough of this!

        • Was this a gift?:
        • Yes

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        5.0

        Good brake cleaner

        By 

        from Denver, CO

        About Me Truck Enthusiast

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Easy To Use

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Large Cars
          • Small Cars
          • Trucks

          Comments about CRC Brakleen® Brake Parts Cleaner, Non-Flammable, 20 oz.:

          Works

          • Was this a gift?:
          • No

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          5.0

          great product over all others!

          By 

          from BAYAMON, PUERTO RICO

          About Me Mechanic

          Verified Buyer
          Level 1

          Pros

          • Easy To Use
          • High-Performance

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Large Cars

            Comments about CRC Brakleen® Brake Parts Cleaner, Non-Flammable, 20 oz.:

            I use the brake cleaner in every job i do, i'ts powerful, so i do the job as a snap! Thanks CRC!

            • Was this a gift?:
            • No

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            5.0

            No Bang But Best for the Buck !!

            By 

            from wilmington , nc

            Verified Buyer
            3 or more reviews submitted

            Comments about CRC Brakleen® Brake Parts Cleaner, Non-Flammable, 20 oz.:

            No Bang But Best for the Buck !!

            meaning u can spray on hot motors ect to check for manifold leaks ...

            • Was this a gift?:
            • No

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            (6 of 13 customers found this review helpful)

             
            4.0

            Nice and clean

            By 

            from Seabrook, SC

            About Me Casual Driver

            Verified Buyer
            3 or more reviews submitted

            Pros

            • Easy To Use

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Large Cars
              • Small Cars
              • Trucks

              Comments about CRC Brakleen® Brake Parts Cleaner, Non-Flammable, 20 oz.:

              Clean rotor, ready to go.

              • Was this a gift?:
              • No

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              (7 of 16 customers found this review helpful)

               
              3.0

              "Too much whiz and not enough bang"

              By 

              from Chesapeake Va

              About Me Back Yard Mech

              Verified Buyer
              Level 2

              Pros

              • Easy To Use

              Cons

              • Spray Sputtered

              Best Uses

              • Large Cars
              • Small Cars
              • Trucks

              Comments about CRC Brakleen® Brake Parts Cleaner, Non-Flammable, 20 oz.:

              Cleaned well just sputtered when spraying

              • Was this a gift?:
              • No

              Comment on this reviewHelp Icon(earn points)

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              3 Questions | 3 Answers
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              • Q:

                What is the shelf life of this product?
                Asked on 5/23/2016 by Natalie

                1 answer

                • CUSTOMER CARE

                  A:

                  Hi Natalie! I have searched online, but unable to find the shelf life of this cleaner with the manufacturer listings. I would suggest that you contact the CRC Industries directly at 800-521-3168 and they would be in a better position to help you.

                  Answered on 5/25/2016 by Steve from AAP
              • Q:

                Can this product be used to clean oil and deposits on the engine under the hood without damaging electrical and plastic connectors?? I have an oil leak and since the oil is everywhere it is hard to find the leak and I have seen people on line suggesting many methods to clean but I am bit concerned about damage to electrical systems when using water to clean. My vehicle is toyota camry wagon 4cl 1992. Any suggestions?? Thanks.
                Asked on 11/18/2014 by Ben. from Martinsburg, wv

                1 answer

                • CUSTOMER CARE

                  A:

                  Hi Ben, glad to assist you! This cleaner is formulated to quickly and effectively remove grease, brake dust, brake fluids, oils, and other contaminants from brake parts, ABS, disc, drum, brake cylinders, brake drums, brake linings, brake shoes, calipers, clutch discs, disc brake pads and discs. It is safe for use on all brake systems including: Springs & Wedge brakes. It can also be used to spot clean areas in an effort to troubleshoot oil/fluid leaks. For the safety data sheet please visit this link: http://www.crcindustries.com/faxdocs/msds/5089.pdf

                  Answered on 11/20/2014 by Steve from AAP
              • Q:

                can i use this product to clean my transmission oil pan when i remove it to change the filter.it seems to have a baked enamel finish.
                Asked on 10/18/2012 by hunter from rome ga

                1 answer

                • CUSTOMER CARE

                  A:

                  The application of this part CRC Brakleen® Brake Parts Cleaner, Part No. 05089 are: ABS, disc, drum, brake cylinders, brake drums, brake linings, brake shoes, calipers, clutch discs, disc brake pads, discs. Safe for use on all brake systems including: Springs & Wedge brakes.
                  For any further assistance, please feel free to call us at 1-877-238-2623 or visit your nearest Advance Auto Parts store and our representatives would be more than happy to assist you.

                  Answered on 10/18/2012 by Aaron from AAP
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