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Differential oil

Discussion in 'Technical Chat' started by accesscab, Aug 11, 2011.

  1. Aug 11, 2011 at 8:16 PM
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    accesscab

    accesscab [OP] Well-Known Member

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    What weight and how much do I use? 2010 prerunner trd
     
  2. Aug 11, 2011 at 8:22 PM
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    I was just in a few different parts stores and the only synthetic 75w-90 I could find had an LS addative in it. Does anyone know if using an oil with the addative in a non LS differential is ok?
     
  3. Aug 11, 2011 at 8:24 PM
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    Thats what I figured, still ok for the transfer case?
     
  4. Aug 11, 2011 at 8:31 PM
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    Very good, I'll be doing mine tomorrow. Thanks for the info.
     
  5. Aug 11, 2011 at 8:42 PM
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    6spdtaco

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