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Old 09-14-2012, 07:41 PM
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Default Steering Gear Box Lub.

I need to know which lub. to use in the steering gearbox in my 60 Bird,with manual steering. Thanks,
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Old 09-14-2012, 07:54 PM
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Default Lube ...

I just use general purpose grease. remove plug and pump it full with a grease gun. Mike
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Old 09-16-2012, 08:07 PM
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Default Gearbox lub.

Thanks Mike,I'll give it a try.
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Old 09-17-2012, 05:00 PM
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Dont fill it all the way to the top though. Leave a little headspace in there.

With the heat of the engine, it will expand and leak out the bottom for awhile.

Ask me how I know this....
(yes, I did replace the lower oil seal on mine, but it leaked anyways. It stopped after a few months of driving)
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