405 manual transmission fluid

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405 manual transmission fluid

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Ooh, you've got a late base model!

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Re: 405 manual transmission fluid

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Total 75w80 is what i use in my BE3 gearboxes

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just given my 'new' box 75W 80 today, having found the attached while I was sorting out my documents.
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Gear Oil 75W 80 and GL4 not GL5.JPG

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Re: 405 manual transmission fluid

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Correct oil is 75W-80 gear oil GL-4.
The Total item is Transmission 8 Gear oil, which is the above spec. Available at any Peu/Cit parts counter as well.

Important to use GL-4, and not GL-5 (or 4/5). GL-4 contains the correct friction additives for the synchromesh to operate correctly.