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post #1 of 4 Old 04-08-2007, 03:01 PM Thread Starter
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what gear oil should i use after break in?

what gear oil should i use after break in? I have about 750 miles on my gears and i will be changing my gear oil on tuesday. I have dana 30/35 with 4.10s and open rear would mobile1 - 75-90 be ok? I would like to get something that will last thats why I was looking at the mobil1


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post #2 of 4 Old 04-08-2007, 05:27 PM
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I will problably put the cheapest 80-90 i can find in mine, thats what what i had before. So it should work now.

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post #3 of 4 Old 04-08-2007, 05:42 PM
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As long as it's a GL-5 gear lube, and most are, just about any good brand is fine. Valvoline, Havoline, Mobil, Mobi-1, Chevron, Shell, etc. are all fine. If you tow, use a heavier viscosity like 80W-120 pr 90W-140, otherwise a 70W-80, 75W-90, 80W-90 is fine.

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post #4 of 4 Old 04-08-2007, 06:04 PM Thread Starter
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thanks Jerry!

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