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Waterbaby 10-13-2012 05:20 AM

Help please advice on gear oil for RMX
 
Hi I have a 1996 RMX 250 i have rebuild the top end and plan to use it this Wednesday I also have taken off the RHS case to check the power valve linkage and really want to put new oil in. I have looked in every shop I can find where i live but no one has gear oil, but I have 5 ltrs of automatic transmission fluid in my garage, would it be OK to use that in my RMX gear box.

thanks

Shocktower 10-13-2012 08:38 AM

No, find some GEAR OIL, there are many of online stores that sell it, the ATF is to thin

Navin 10-13-2012 04:35 PM

I use ATF in my 2t 'KTMs and EXC530 trans. The synthetic stuff works great.

Waterbaby 10-15-2012 12:01 AM

Thanks for your input

rufus 10-22-2012 07:40 PM

I used ATF in 2 stroke transmissions for years. I know lots of people that have also used ATF, never heard of a problem.

stainlesscycle 10-24-2012 01:23 AM

atf works fine. change it more often.

rgp332 10-25-2012 08:19 PM

Shell Rotella
 
Rotella is great oil, Recluse recomends it with their clutches.


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