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axle oil change

hi folks, i wonder how much friktion modifier do i have to add when i change the oil on my front and rear axle ??
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Old 05-06-2012, 01:11 PM
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1 bottle per axle I believe.
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how much is in a bottle ??
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Re: axle oil change

Electronic (ELSD) axles require 118 ml (4 ounces) of Limited Slip Additive be added to the lubricant. (Mopar additive p/n 04318060AB $7.67 MSRP 4 oz. bottle)

straight from wkjeeps.com...that site will have all the info you need.
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righto thanks berk
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Re: axle oil change

if you use royal purple do you still need the additive? 75-140 R.P.
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if you use royal purple do you still need the additive? 75-140 R.P.
yes
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Re: axle oil change

K thanx. And that's per axel. Srry to take over on the thread.
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you are welcome. i´ve done the oil yesterday
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