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#1829019 - 03/24/10 01:08 AM Castrol BOT 130M
GTO52 Offline


Registered: 11/09/09
Posts: 124
Loc: Cape Town , South Africa
I want to change my transmission and transfer case oil in my Toyota(3RZ-FE) 4x4 pickup with synthetic oil this oil seems the most popular here in South Africa.(I am not sure if you get it in the US?)
I want a smoother shift as the shift with mineral oil isnt that great.
I have heard that 4x4's do have more back lash when shifting because of the tranfer case?

Here is the TDS for Castrol BOT 130M:

http://www.castrol.com/castrol/liveasset...OT_130M_TDS.pdf
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1995 Toyota 2.4SRX Hilux(22R Engine)
2002 Toyota 2700i Hilux 4x4(3RZ-FE)
1985 Suzuki DR600S
1984 Honda ATC200ES BIG RED
Delo 400 15w40 in all of the above

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#1829074 - 03/24/10 05:14 AM Re: Castrol BOT 130M [Re: GTO52]
Johnny Offline


Registered: 05/27/02
Posts: 14013
Loc: Retired | Wausau, WI
For the manual transmission and transfer case I think this would be an excellent product for your area.

Does your Toyota recommend gear oil in the transfer case?

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#1829087 - 03/24/10 05:37 AM Re: Castrol BOT 130M [Re: Johnny]
GTO52 Offline


Registered: 11/09/09
Posts: 124
Loc: Cape Town , South Africa
Originally Posted By: Johnny
For the manual transmission and transfer case I think this would be an excellent product for your area.

Does your Toyota recommend gear oil in the transfer case?


Yes same spec oil as gearbox
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1995 Toyota 2.4SRX Hilux(22R Engine)
2002 Toyota 2700i Hilux 4x4(3RZ-FE)
1985 Suzuki DR600S
1984 Honda ATC200ES BIG RED
Delo 400 15w40 in all of the above

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#1829094 - 03/24/10 05:57 AM Re: Castrol BOT 130M [Re: GTO52]
Johnny Offline


Registered: 05/27/02
Posts: 14013
Loc: Retired | Wausau, WI
Then yes, I would use this Castrol product in your Toyota.

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