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Old 01-19-2012, 11:44 PM   #1
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Looking for best gear oil for 6 speed getrag

What kind of gear oil are you running in you SVT focus?


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Old 01-19-2012, 11:48 PM   #2
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im using mobil 1 mervon V auto trans fluid in mine
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Old 01-20-2012, 01:12 AM   #3
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Royal purple , don't remember the name.
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Old 01-20-2012, 01:15 AM   #4
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Mercon V is for auto transmissions.
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Old 01-20-2012, 01:16 AM   #5
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Royal Purple here too, so far so good.
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Old 01-20-2012, 01:19 AM   #6
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yeah I heard a lot about about Royal purple, but what kind?
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Old 01-20-2012, 03:19 AM   #7
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Royal Purple Synchromax

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Old 01-20-2012, 03:30 AM   #8
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Right now I have Castrol Full Synthetic 75-90w gear oil in mine. Works great, the factory actually calls for the "Ford Honey" full synthetic manual transmission fluid which I put in the MTX-75 in my other focus. Being that I was going to flush my tranny after replacing the broken bell housing on it and didn't want to spend 80 bucks (fill and drain twice) in tranny fluid so I tried the gear oil a local member recommended since he ran it in his with no problems. He used Mobile 1 75-90w gear oil I couldn't find that so I used the castrol.
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Old 01-20-2012, 04:46 AM   #9
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Royal Purple Synchromax.
I hear alot of ppl running this in their Getrag's. SVT, mini, and srt...
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Old 01-20-2012, 04:47 AM   #10
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I've used the RP syncromesh in my MTX-75, but switched to Ford Honey. Personally I think the Ford Honey is a little better.
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