Users' questions

Can you mix synchromesh with ATF?

Can you mix synchromesh with ATF?

Short answer – you can mix them.

What weight oil is synchromesh?

Manual Synchromesh Transmission Fluid 5W-30 MTF – AMSOIL.

What kind of fluid do I put in a manual transmission?

Commonly recommended manual transmission fluid formulations include SAE 80W, 75W-90, 80W-90 and SAE 90. In some cases, a multi-grade engine oil or automatic transmission fluid may be recommended. However, a manual transmission fluid is typically the most optimal for manual transmissions.

What is GM synchromesh transmission fluid?

Synchromesh Transmission Fluid, Friction Modified is a synthetic blend manual transmission fluid designed specifically for use in GM manual transmissions. This fluid has excellent lubrication properties that prevent breakdown over time and reduce friction to minimize transmission wear.

Is synchromesh gl4?

KLONDIKE SAE 75W-80 GL-4 Synchromesh Full Synthetic Manual Transmission Fluid is high performance synthetic lubricant for certain manual transmissions, transfer cases, and gear boxes requiring specialized fluid meeting OEM specifications and the technical requirements of API GL-4.

What kind of fluid does a NV5600 take?

The NV5600 takes a special lubricant, not gear oil. The Mopar part number is 4874464. Transmissions specific 5W30. 5W30 motor oil is not recommended.

Can I use gear oil instead of ATF?

While some manual transmissions now use automatic transmission fluid (ATF), most manuals use a variety of fluids for optimal engine and gear function. Gear oil isn’t the same thing as ATF, and knowing the differences can make or break your car. Gear oil works to lubricate and prevent corrosion in a manual transmission.

What fluid goes in a T56 transmission?

For the T56 aficionados out there, the fluid requirements for the T56 Magnum are even easier. We suggest that you use Dexron III/ Mercon ONLY, and not to use a synthetic in those transmissions. As with the TKO, we do not advocate the use of any fluid additives.

Who makes GM synchromesh?

Packaging will be damaged. Free shipping within the U.S. when you order $25.00 of eligible items shipped by Amazon….Technical Details.

Manufacturer ‎ACDelco
Brand ‎ACDelco
Item Weight ‎1 pounds
Product Dimensions ‎8.9 x 4.3 x 2.3 inches
Country of Origin ‎USA

What weight is Pennzoil synchromesh gear oil?


Part # 3501
SKU # 265000
Weight 1.95lbs
Application 1.- Manual Transmission / Transaxle 2.- Synchromesh
Transmission Fluid Type Multi-Vehicle

What is fluid does synchromesh use?

Valvoline™ Synchromesh Manual Transmission Fluid is a high performance manual transmission lubricant designed to meet the extreme demands of passenger car manual transmission gearbox applications in certain General Motors and Chrysler vehicles with synchronizers. Valvoline Synchromesh Manual Transmission Fluid is recommended for use in manual transaxles or transmissions where synchronizer performance is vital.

What is the best synthetic transmission fluid?

The best transmission fluid is the Mobil 1 112980 Synthetic ATF, which promotes excellent lubrication, smooth shifting, cooler operating temperatures and long life.

How do synchromesh transmissions work?

Synchromesh is a function of a transmission. The essence of synchromesh is to match the speed of an intended gear change to the speed of the current selected gear. By matching the speeds of the two gears, the gear change will be smooth and void of any grinding or noise.