[Vwdiesel] Gear box flush
r.c.brown at ieee.org
Wed Oct 8 19:35:35 EDT 2003
Jeff Rakus wrote:
> Just wanted to say thanks to Doyt and the Smiths for the advice.
> My question today is is there any way to flush out the gear box
> to remove any debris that may be lurking in there? Is GL-4
> rated oil hard to find?
Drive the car 10-20 miles to heat up the gear oil then drain immedeately and that should flush out the box pretty good. You
might want to repeat once with a clean fill of cheap oil. I like to run Redline MTL (GL4) in my 020 transaxle, if you can't
find it locally, I have an on-line source for it on my page:
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