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Old 11-14-2012, 01:20 AM   #1 (permalink)
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1975 cheetah 340

i have a cheetah and i cant figure out what type of oil to run in the clutch drive thing what ever that is called. its the deal with the brake on top of it on the left of the sled. any help would be appreciated thanks.
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Old 11-14-2012, 02:01 AM   #2 (permalink)
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I'm thinking you are referring to the chaincase. Modern sleds use synthetic chaincase fluid, but ATF fluid works pretty well. You can probably use lightweight motor oil in it, as well.

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Old 11-14-2012, 07:26 AM   #3 (permalink)
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The 75 will have a roller chain in it, not silent plate chain.
Use 75/80/90 gear oil in it.
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Old 11-14-2012, 07:42 AM   #4 (permalink)
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NO Way to thick! I would use syn 5 w 30 mixed with Lucaus syn!
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Old 11-14-2012, 07:44 AM   #5 (permalink)
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^^^^^^^^^^^
That's what they came with in them.
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