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#1099547 - 03/05/08 05:03 PM Best cold weather, low temp grease?
milehighassassin Offline


Registered: 04/23/07
Posts: 92
Loc: Fort Collins & Vail, CO
Application would be a snowmobile suspension.

Looking for a good grease for cold weather. It would be used to lubricate the pivot points on the suspension. It will be applied through zerks.

TIA

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#1099563 - 03/05/08 05:18 PM Re: Best cold weather, low temp grease? [Re: milehighassassin]
Steve S Offline


Registered: 01/20/03
Posts: 18449
Loc: East of IGO
I would bet a syn would be the way to go.
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#1100317 - 03/06/08 06:20 PM Re: Best cold weather, low temp grease? [Re: Steve S]
daman Offline


Registered: 09/23/06
Posts: 10486
Loc: Bad Axe, MI
Yamaha makes a good low temp grease,that's what i use on all
mine..
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#1112586 - 03/23/08 06:49 PM Re: Best cold weather, low temp grease? [Re: daman]
mpersell Offline


Registered: 12/12/06
Posts: 273
Loc: Richardson, TX
Amsoil Series 2000 Synthetic Racing Grease is a great cold weather grease and used quite a bit on snowmobiles.
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#1116680 - 03/28/08 03:37 PM Re: Best cold weather, low temp grease? [Re: mpersell]
1 FMF Offline


Registered: 08/12/02
Posts: 1517
Loc: CT
any grease marked NLGI LC in grade 1 as opposed to grade 2.

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#1117480 - 03/29/08 04:55 PM Re: Best cold weather, low temp grease? [Re: 1 FMF]
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Registered: 12/12/02
Posts: 26830
Loc: a prison island
Mobilith SHC series are a good start.

They are available in various base-stock viscosities as well as NGLI grades.
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#1128967 - 04/14/08 11:20 AM Re: Best cold weather, low temp grease? [Re: milehighassassin]
JDeMunck Offline


Registered: 04/04/08
Posts: 9
Loc: Ontario, Canada
I am giong to try Schaeffers 274 #1 next year if I can get some down to Ontario. Seems to get good reviews on this site and the Al base should help with washout from water skipping. I am interested to see some other suggestions as well.

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#1129052 - 04/14/08 01:17 PM Re: Best cold weather, low temp grease? [Re: JDeMunck]
mikeg5 Offline


Registered: 06/18/07
Posts: 1754
Loc: north carolina
M1 grease, amsoil grease, redline grease, any synthetic basically
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#1129076 - 04/14/08 01:58 PM Re: Best cold weather, low temp grease? [Re: JDeMunck]
Konst Offline


Registered: 12/26/05
Posts: 45
Loc: Moscow
Syn low viscosity oil + Syn thickener + NGI 1 = excellent low temp grease

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