trans input shaft lube? - JeepForum.com

 
LinkBack Thread Tools
post #1 of 4 Old 02-04-2013, 11:30 AM Thread Starter
shadoow
Senior Member
1985 CJ7 
 
Join Date: Nov 2006
Location: Fort Worth
Posts: 599
trans input shaft lube?

have got my trans out (T177) for rebuild. Am also changing out the throwout bearing and pilot busing. I've read on these forums that the trans input shaft should be lightly lubricated. Was wondering if anyone has used a dry lubricant like slip plate. Seems it wouldn't have a tendency to collect debris as much as a grease would. What do you guys think??

shadoow is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 4 Old 02-05-2013, 07:00 AM Thread Starter
shadoow
Senior Member
1985 CJ7 
 
Join Date: Nov 2006
Location: Fort Worth
Posts: 599
anyone ??
shadoow is offline  
post #3 of 4 Old 02-05-2013, 08:16 AM
caseypotts
Registered User
1980 CJ7 
 
Join Date: Nov 2003
Posts: 236
My clutch kit came with a very small amount of lube for this purpose. I used what came with the kit.

1980 CJ7 GM151 Bored out, Flat Top Pistons, Hedman Header, 2.5in Superlift springs, Extrem Shocks' 31 10.5 Mastercraft Courser MT tires on Allied MockLoc rims, Blazer heater upgrade.

Her Ride
2003 Liberty Renegade
caseypotts is offline  
post #4 of 4 Old 02-05-2013, 01:38 PM
agear
Registered User
1984 CJ7 
 
Join Date: May 2011
Location: norfolk
Posts: 2,206
I used a light grease. Which is what my automotive technology text book said to use. You don't want to use too much because it will sling onto the clutch disc and that's not good. I also heard that you can use antiseize and I think the reasoning behind that is that it will not sling off. But like I said I stuck by the book.

1984 jeep cj7, 258 I6, rebuilt T176,rebuilt Dana 300, amc 20 , dana 30, 4.10's Trac-lok in rear , 4.10's detroit soft locker in dana 30, 2.5 inch bds suspension lift, 1 inch polyurethan body mount lift. Line ex. weber carburetor. factory tach. factory clock ,oem replacement speedomter cluster, and oil pressure gauge, factory volt gauge.
agear is offline  
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the JeepForum.com forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid e-mail address for yourself.



Email Address:
OR

Log-in









Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.




Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page



Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome