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Old 04-02-2011, 06:09 AM   #16
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I usually change mine every 4 races.
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good rule of thumb every gallon for me sometimes more for tuning.
+1 to every 4 races or gallon of fuel. Seems to be about the same for me. The fluid will break down over time and it can look good but it will not perform the same so it needs to be changed as above.
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Old 04-02-2011, 07:44 AM   #17
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So is the issue it breaks down and therefore changes the handling, or that it damages gears etc?
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Old 04-02-2011, 08:15 AM   #18
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I'd say it is more of the oil breaking down and changing the handling than the gears wearing out
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Old 04-03-2011, 08:45 AM   #19
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i change mine everytime i have to taake the car apart for something else.Like control arm, or something (which is almost everytime i start it )
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