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Gear lube for Detriots

Discussion in 'The Garage' started by stockk5, Dec 1, 2005.

  1. stockk5

    stockk5 1/2 ton status Premium Member

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    Hey. im puttin my new axles in on sat. I need to know if the detriot locker for the rear requires me to run any certain type of gear lube? What do u guys run?
     
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    lrazer 1/2 ton status

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    i believe they recomend the lowest viscocity lube that the manufacturer allows for the axle


    i have 80w-90 in mine
     
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    stockk5 1/2 ton status Premium Member

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    awesome.. anyone else have input? please?
     
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    I am using regular 80w-90 in my 14BFF with Detroit. :D
     
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    I e-mailed TracTech about synthetic vs. dino oil. Here is the exact reply. Dated 7/11/2005

     

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