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10/06/2020
The gear lube can help your vehicle remain in top working condition for longer, but it needs to be changed every so often. Learn if your vehicle is due to get some new gear lube with this post by Superior Synthetics LLC in Clintonville.

Your powerful vehicle works hard to give you the performance that you want from it, which is why you should treat it nicely and maintain it properly. For that reason, you should treat your differentials, transfer cases, and transmission to some new gear lube every once in a while. The gear lube has the important job of coating, protecting, and lubricating certain components, making sure they perform as expected and reducing their wear and tear process. Still, time and use can take a toll on the gear lube, at which point it should be replaced so that your components aren't exposed and become useless. This can be tricky to do if you're not fully aware of when you should be performing a gear lube replacement. If this is the case, don't worry, as this post will let you know the main signs that you should be changing up the gear lube in your vehicle, so you can keep everything in top shape for longer.

If after reading this post, you notice that your vehicle needs new gear lube, call Superior Synthetics LLC at (715) 823-6525 or browse AMSOIL's online shop to place an order on the best gear lube in Clintonville.

When to Change the Gear Lube

The Gearbox is Behaving Differently

First of all, you need to notice how your vehicle behaves, so you can tell quickly when something is off. For example, if the gearbox is behaving weird or different than normal, it may be that it needs new gear lube. For example, if it's jumpy, if it's making noises even when it's in neutral, or if it doesn't work as expected, then some new lube may be in order.

The Dashboard is Lighting Up

The dashboard has some signs that light up depending on your vehicle's needs. So, if you notice that one of them continues to light up, then you can pretty much assume that your vehicle needs some maintenance. For instance, if the 'Check Engine' sign lights up, it can mean that it needs new gear lube (though it can mean a few other things as well). Change the gear lube to see if this shuts the light off. If it doesn't, it's time to pay your mechanic a visit.

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The Gear Lube is Running a Bit Low

The gear lube is an essential fluid that your vehicle needs to run properly. Still, for it to do its job well, it needs to be at the desired levels. To check if yours is, you should do a dipstick test on the gear lube every so often. If it isn't, then you should feed your vehicle with new gear lube to top it off. It's also recommended that you check for leaks, to make sure the lube isn't seeping away.

You've Used It for X Number of Miles

If you've used the same gear lube for a number of miles, you will have to replace it promptly. The exact number of miles, however, can vary greatly from vehicle to vehicle (as it depends on the vehicle's condition, its use, and more). To learn more about this, you should refer to your owner's manual. You can also talk to a professional mechanic for more accurate and specific information.

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The Gear Lube is Dirty

Last but not least, you should look into the condition the gear lube is in to determine if it should be replaced. For example, if you inspect it and find that it's dirty (it has a coarse texture and it's a dark brown), then you must change it and its filter promptly. This is because driving around with dirty gear lube can be harmful to your vehicle's components. Provide the necessary changes, so that you can have your vehicle working perfectly for longer.

A good gear lube replacement in time can ensure your vehicle will remain in top working condition for longer. Call Superior Synthetics LLC at (715) 823-6525 or browse AMSOIL's online shop to place an order for the most effective gear lube in Clintonville.

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