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Old 10-23-2010, 01:24 PM   #1
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Default Help with center diff fluid for hyper 7

I know what the recommended fluid is, but I usually like a little heavier in the center. Is 15k too thick for the center diff? It is a hyper 7 rtr black, thanks.

Mostly just park, grass and brush running, occasional racing.
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I know what the recommended fluid is, but I usually like a little heavier in the center. Is 15k too thick for the center diff? It is a hyper 7 rtr black, thanks.

Mostly just park, grass and brush running, occasional racing.
little to thick try 7k
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7k is recommended by most, and as I said, I have always used thicker fluid, just seems to suit me better, was just wondering if 15k is too thick and if maybe 7k would be better?
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its a long process try what u think is correct and go from there experiment with fluids to find what u like
i like 5/7/3
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15 is to thick for racing but it will be ok at the park. Try 10,000 and tweak from there
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5/7/3 for racing
7/7/5 for bashing
this how i run my buggies
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So would I be correct in figuring 15k is twice the viscosity of 7k? What fluid would be the equivalent of a locked diff?
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I guess pretty much wondering what diff fluid would give me to where the buggy starts to wheelie lol. Not like a revo lol, but where the front wheels start to come up just a little.
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