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Author Topic: What type of oil is used in the gearbox for the radiator cooling fans ?  (Read 1451 times)
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« on: April 20, 2006, 10:29:26 PM »

What type of oil is used in the gearbox for the radiator cooling fans ?
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« Reply #1 on: April 21, 2006, 06:33:33 AM »

I'm not sure about MCI, but Prevost uses a specialty oil, that costs about $40 a quart.  Check the dealer.
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« Reply #2 on: April 21, 2006, 06:50:22 AM »

I run straight 40w engine oil in my gear box.
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« Reply #3 on: April 21, 2006, 09:55:34 AM »

The regular engine oil is just great for that right angle drive box.
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« Reply #4 on: April 24, 2006, 12:59:42 PM »

I use a 90 wt gear oil on Prevost radiator fan gear boxes.
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