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Old 09-13-2018, 11:50 PM   #1
komichal
 
Drives: Yaris 2007 1.3 2SZFE 64kW
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gearbox oil - 75W80 instead of 75W90?

Hi folks,
my manual gearbox (Yaris 2007) contains 75W90 GL4 and AFAIK this is the right oil for this car.
However, I can see that some guy on youtube compared a few oils and found out that 75W80 works much better, check it out: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XuR4jozMqew
What do you think, is it OK to give it a try without a risk of damaging the gearbox?
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Old 09-14-2018, 06:41 AM   #2
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I can actually see that lot of oil manufacturers recommend 75W80 instead of 75W90. I will get two litres from ELF and will report back my findings.
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