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Old 01-11-2017, 10:57 PM   #1
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Helicopter Transmission Oil Use?

Hello r3v! I have access to some of these, which is apparently used in helicopter transmissions. I am wondering if this will work in my 318is' transmission?


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Old 01-12-2017, 04:40 AM   #2
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I personally would not run "Triple five" in an automotive transmission because I have no idea how it compares to the original fluid, or how it would interact with softer metals in the transmission.
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Old 01-13-2017, 05:10 PM   #3
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For what benefit? Saving $16 dollars?

Not worth the risk.
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Old 01-13-2017, 10:54 PM   #4
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Only use that if your car has a tail rotor.

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ummm, jets burn kerosene....

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