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Front Differential Fluid, What type?

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Old 12-20-2004, 02:57 PM   #1
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Front Differential Fluid, What type?

What type of gear oil do I need to put in my front Diff? I tried to search the subject but Im getting alot of different answers. Does any one know with out a doubt? 98 explorer. Thanks
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Old 12-20-2004, 04:45 PM   #2
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75W-90 gear oil will work just fine.
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Old 12-20-2004, 05:19 PM   #3
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75w140 synthetic is recommended, but 75w90 is more fuel efficient.
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Old 12-20-2004, 05:45 PM   #4
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whatever you use go full synthetic it will make your diff last forever and they do offer it with traction modifier for limited slip
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