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post #1 of (permalink) Old 09-02-2002, 07:52 AM
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oil for T5 trans

I did a search for oil type in a T5 trans and all i could find was part #'s for mopar stuff is there an off the shelf stuff i could use from an auto parts store? i have two different manuals and they don't agree on oil type i have herd eveything from 90 wt to atf Help
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Re: oil for T5 trans

Dextron III is what most but not all will tell you here. That is also what I run in mine. Here is one of the discussions. (of many) click here
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Re: oil for T5 trans

If you are in a cold climate run ATF. If its hot out all the time run gear oil. If you run gear oil and in the winter it is hard to shift till the tranny warms up then you need to run atf. I live in jersey and my bro in law runs gear oil and doesnt have any problems. Also run a synthenic gear oil.
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This subject has been gone over several hundred times here, go here:

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