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Old 07-30-2012, 10:58 AM   #1
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UCA question

I have some TC UCA that I need to lube and was wondering what lube you guys are using for the bushings and the uniball?
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Old 07-30-2012, 11:20 AM   #3
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Tri-Flow® Superior Dry Lubricant: $5.89
Tri-Flow® Superior Dry Lubricant is an elite formula created for dry and dusty conditions. The 2oz drip bottle applicator allows for deep penetration in hard to reach moving parts. Featuring paraffin wax and high-grade petroleum oil to allow the lube to go on wet, but then set up in a dry, 'wax-like' film so it will not attract or absorb grit and grime. Perfect for dry, dirty, dusty conditions, while still providing adequate wet weather performance. Holds up to extreme pressures and resists water wash-off. Provides incredible efficiency without attracting an excessive amount of contaminants. Great for Uni-Ball bearings.
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Old 07-30-2012, 11:21 AM   #4
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I just spit on it
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Old 07-30-2012, 11:22 AM   #5
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but really, the tri flow is good. you can pick it up at your local bike shop,
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Old 07-30-2012, 11:27 AM   #7
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alright sweet, might be a dumb question but how do you get mobile 1 into the bushings lol... and trying to find the best lube for the bushings
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Old 07-30-2012, 11:52 AM   #8
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Personally if I had uniballs I'd be using dry moly spray lube. Bushings I'd probably go with valvoline full syn grease, I'd have to check and see if those bushings would be compatible though.
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Old 07-30-2012, 11:53 AM   #9
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Attachment 162755 in the uniball and Mobil1 in the bushings.
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Lowes/Home Depot has it
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Old 07-30-2012, 11:56 AM   #10
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Attachment 162755 in the uniball and Mobil1 in the bushings.
LOL looks a little dirty, like oil and dust.
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Old 07-30-2012, 12:02 PM   #11
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LOL looks a little dirty, like oil and dust.
If that looks dirty-You shouldn't look at my truck....

Mobil1 in the grease tube works great with my grease gun. That is what the zero fittings are for...or if thy are off the truck you can take them apart to refill them if you want...
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oh sweet any specific type of Mobil1 grease tube I remember seeing different types at napa
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Old 07-30-2012, 12:09 PM   #13
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If that looks dirty-You shouldn't look at my truck....

Mobil1 in the grease tube works great with my grease gun. That is what the zero fittings are for...or if thy are off the truck you can take them apart to refill them if you want...
I thought you were gonna say girl, damn.


Check out the dry moly though.
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Old 07-30-2012, 12:15 PM   #15
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oh sweet any specific type of Mobil1 grease tube I remember seeing different types at napa
The normal Mobil1 synth grease should do. Or any other reputable brand you like.

And Max-I think the lube you use and the stuff I use are really pretty similar. That Teflon type doesn't attract/hold dirt like a grease or WD40 type lube. And I've had great luck with that same lube on motorcycle chains, appliances, and yard tools for years...
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