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Old 11-07-2011, 02:41 PM   #1
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Default Geerdiff oil thickness ?


I've looked everywhere online but all I've found is conflicting answers. Does thicker oil in a geardiff at the rear make the car rotate less and give you more grip out of the corner or the opposite

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Old 11-07-2011, 02:51 PM   #2
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Why you don't test this on your local track ?

one run u use 1000wt, second run u use 3000wt and you have your answer. Or you wanna different answers here, too ?

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Old 11-07-2011, 04:02 PM   #3
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Changed from 1000wt oil to 25wt shock oil. Car rotates much better. Currently running 30wt oil on carpet and loving it.
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Old 11-07-2011, 04:13 PM   #4
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put 60WT to start If you are racing on carpet...
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