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Unread 08-21-2009, 09:20 PM   #1
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Will Ford/motorcraft friction modifier work?

I recently bought a 5.9 and I'm changing everything. There is no Chrysler dealer in my town so I was going to use motorcraft gear oil and friction mod if its pretty much the same. Anyone know?

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Unread 08-21-2009, 11:14 PM   #2
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Go to your local Napa, they will have the right stuff.
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Unread 08-22-2009, 06:26 AM   #3
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I would say it's the same stuff . FM is FM
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Unread 08-22-2009, 03:12 PM   #4
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I just used the generic friction modifier and it worked
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Unread 08-22-2009, 04:48 PM   #5
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its what i used this last time.
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Unread 08-23-2009, 10:14 AM   #6
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Your best bet is to use a 75-140 synthetic gear lube. It already has the limited slip additive in it.
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