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    Rear end fluid?

    I am going to drain/ refill my rear end fluid soon, and i was wonderin on what to fill it back up with? Just the stock gear oil it came with? A synthetic oil? Or maybe GM Syncromesh?...Any opinions would be appreciated!

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    Lucus oil is pretty good!

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    Quote Originally Posted by 9t8z28 View Post
    Lucus oil is pretty good!
    What kind of Lucas Oil..i know they are good stuff..but what weight did you use? Plus does the weight matter?

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    Standard weight.

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    i've got Amsoil synthetic rear end lube in mine. i've heard royal purple's rearend fluid it good tho. it has good friction modifiers. if i were you i'd go with synthetic fo sho

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    Quote Originally Posted by blue02Z View Post
    i've got Amsoil synthetic rear end lube in mine. i've heard royal purple's rearend fluid it good tho. it has good friction modifiers. if i were you i'd go with synthetic fo sho
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    OK cool. Thanks. But what is the weight for the rear end?

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