Author Topic: Rear end gear oil type ?  (Read 895 times)

Offline Beachfinn

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Rear end gear oil type ?
« on: November 01, 2016, 03:06:28 PM »
Almost done at S&S Houston, anybody know what is the right type of gear oil ?

Sami
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Need: Some bay doors, Front Signals, Steering Wheel, Drivers / Passangers Seats, Webasto, Stock Tinted windows

Offline Beachfinn

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Re: Rear end gear oil type ?
« Reply #1 on: November 01, 2016, 03:43:20 PM »
Anybody? I need to get mine filled back i don't know how much i lost when they pulled the axles...
Sami
'93 MCI 12
Full Timing Between Hotels and Coach

Need: Some bay doors, Front Signals, Steering Wheel, Drivers / Passangers Seats, Webasto, Stock Tinted windows

Offline stevet903

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Re: Rear end gear oil type ?
« Reply #2 on: November 01, 2016, 04:22:58 PM »
This may help:

http://busrvparts.com/MCI_Manuals.htm

Section 10 calls out a GL-5 140W gear oil.

Offline Beachfinn

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Re: Rear end gear oil type ?
« Reply #3 on: November 02, 2016, 12:24:24 AM »
Thank you  :)
Sami
'93 MCI 12
Full Timing Between Hotels and Coach

Need: Some bay doors, Front Signals, Steering Wheel, Drivers / Passangers Seats, Webasto, Stock Tinted windows

Offline bevans6

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Re: Rear end gear oil type ?
« Reply #4 on: November 02, 2016, 06:27:55 AM »
Multi-weight is fine, as long as the 140W is there.  GL-5 is important, it means it's for a hypoid differential gear.

Brian
1980 MCI MC-5C, 8V-71T from a M-110 self propelled howitzer
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Tatamagouche, Nova Scotia