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What kind of gear oil do I need for my 4l60e transfer case?

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there is really no need to change the transfer case oil other than not having anything else to do and it is very hard to get it out.. putting it in on the other hand .. you will have a recessed bolt in the top on the transfer case it looks like a 1/2 inch drive extension will go in.. back that out and put your finger down in the hole if you can't touch fluid it is low. go to local auto parts and ask for 90 weight transfer case oil.. if you tell them what type vehicle they will give you the right oil. probably need spout to get it in the hole.. secure nut back on and your done.. good luck ray

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Go buy the chevrolet shop manual for the truck. Its worth every penny in the long run and will save you thousands by not going to the dealer for everything, because they consult the shop manual. make sure your tranny doesnt share fluid with your transfer case, you could over fill or underfill it easily.

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It depends on what transfer case you have in your vehicle.There are 4 different types.The best way to tell is go into the glove box and on the bottom there is a small decal sticker about the size of a credit card it will have the info you need.Look for the NP codes i.e.NP8.NP1,NP2,NP3or NP8.I`ll give you the G.M.part numbers.NP1,NP2,and NP3, are the same 88861800.NP8 takes Auto-Trak 2 12378508.They take 2 quarts.Hope this helps.Good luck.

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The transfer case uses two types of oil one is automatic fluid the front part of differential takes gear oil 85/120 wt. both differentials I would use synthetic oil and would run 85/120 however if the rig has been well used you might want to go with a higher weight oil oil so you don't get wheel seal leaks.

Posted on Apr 17, 2010

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