Which diff oil to use

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jaybajan
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Sat Aug 25, 2018 8:07 am

Hello all, I have a 2014 Hilux sr5 5 speed auto.
I wanted to know what grade diff oil can i put in my front and rear diff?
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Sat Aug 25, 2018 9:11 am

ISO 460-85W140-GL5 ..... or better. :winkx:
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Tim86
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Sat Aug 25, 2018 10:36 am

Is it a trainsmash if I have 80w90 in the Gearmax rear diff instead of the 85w140??
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Sat Aug 25, 2018 4:30 pm

No train smash ..... the 80W90 is just a bit thicker in viscosity.
When your road comes to an end ...... you need a HILUX!.

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Life is like a jar of Jalapeño peppers ... what you do today, might burn your ass tomorrow.
Don't take life too seriously ..... no-one gets out alive.
It's not about waiting for storms to pass. It's about learning to dance in the rain.
And be yourself ..... everyone else is taken!
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