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Ford oe fluid 29 19.73%
synthetic 10w40 5 3.40%
synthetic 15w40 0 0%
Gear Oil 5 3.40%
R.P. Synchromax 82 55.78%
haven't changed it, and I aint a gunna! 9 6.12%
other 17 11.56%
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Old 04-03-2008, 02:22 PM   #1
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Question getrag fluid poll, what you usin?

so I'm rollin up to 100k and I'm going to change out my tranny fluid, and I want to know what others are using in thier getrag. if you choose other please specify, and if you use a motor oil, please say which brand thanks!


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AMSOIL synchromesh 5w-30

it is the fluid they specify for the Mini from amsoil website.
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oops I picked the wrong RP synchromax...lol o well...that is what both my GF and I use in our SVTs....love it.
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Your poll has some errors.
I will fix it shortly.

There's no such thing as RP Synchromesh.
Our cars take the SynchroMAX, which is not a gear oil.
It's formulated for manual transmissions that take ATF.
http://www.royalpurple.com/manual-transmission-fluid.html

RP does make a gear oil called Max Gear (75W90), but I hope nobody is running it in the Getrag.

Oh.
I just replaced my fluid (Ford OE with 50,000 miles on it) with 2.1 qts of fresh Synchromax last night.
The difference is quite noticable if you've never done it before.
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