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what kinda gear oil are you guys running?

I was thinking of changing my differential fluids and was wondering what oyu guys use?


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I changed mine to Royal Purple full synthetic with the posi additive. That was 30 k miles ago. Quiter and pick up .5-1.0 MPG on highway. Hope that helps!

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ROYAL PURPLE FOR SURE, IT IS THE BEST!!!!!!!!!!!
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lucas 75-140 synthetic here.

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I will be switching over to Amsoil gear oil. Might as well make it a one stop shop. Gear oil, tranny oil, ATF for the T/C, motor oil, bypass filter.

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