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Author Topic: Grease vs oil front hubs  (Read 2782 times)
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« Reply #15 on: May 17, 2013, 01:50:44 PM »

Mobil makes a semi fluid grease.
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« Reply #16 on: May 17, 2013, 03:56:17 PM »

I'll throw in another vote for Lucas hub oil.  Less chance of leaks even if it doesn't add any protection which I believe it also does. 
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« Reply #17 on: May 18, 2013, 02:43:54 PM »

Lucas Hub Oil

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« Reply #18 on: May 18, 2013, 02:48:01 PM »

I rest my case for the synthetic oil in the hub Undecided
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« Reply #19 on: May 18, 2013, 03:38:02 PM »

My experience with gear oil in the front & tag hubs was they were always milky, so tried the Lucas hub oil, stayed nice looking.  Why, no idea.





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