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Old 02-22-2006, 08:02 AM   #1
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Getrag gear oil?

Which one to get if I were to "upgrade"? I hear Royal Purple is good stuff, does it come in one grade and if not which would be correct? Car is going in to see if we can figure out why the shifting seems to have migrated into a very stiff pattern but perhaps it can be remedied with a new gear oil selection. Ideas?


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You sure it's not the driver? Nah, just messing. Everyone is always saying Royal Purple, I dunno on the grade though...
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Old 02-22-2006, 08:17 AM   #3
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mobil 1 5w-30 motor oil works great...that's what turbo tom's running in his...I think...at least, it's what he told me to run in mine after my quaife install.
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Old 02-22-2006, 08:18 AM   #4
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It could be driver
I haven't managed to "break" a car yet, suppose I'm due
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Old 02-22-2006, 08:22 AM   #5
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5W30? I was thinking more along the lines of 75W90 but wasn't sure? My manual is MIA ang Google hates me
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I just used the Royal Purple stuff. I for got the exact kind I asked the guy at Jegs what I should used and then checked on the Royal Purple web site to verify what he said and it checked out. You can tell a huge diffrence once you go Royal Purple,its like everything is made of ice its just so smooth.
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Old 02-22-2006, 09:31 AM   #7
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Is it "syncromax" that were supposed to use?
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just use what the svt supplement manual calls for :) The motorcraft full synthetic one...i THINK the part # is something like QT-M5-** i forget something along those lines...it the same thing they recommend to use in the MTX75...i use it in my getrag its great, Steve (FordParts) looked it up for me and said thats the one we should use :)
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Guys...stop guessing.

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I would like to switch to R/P in my getrag, so is the "syncromax" the right stuff and how much does the getrag hold? 1.6 quarts or something like that? I don't remember.
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