Recent Topics
Ford Powershift Gearbox Class Action (Oz)
by hpb
05/04/16 03:50 AM
Central Mississippi automotive goods
by mjoekingz28
05/04/16 02:11 AM
Free: 5 Quart jug Peak 5W-30
by Indyvwhonda
05/04/16 01:01 AM
Subaru Oil Burning Class Action
by Bandito440
05/03/16 11:43 PM
'01 Toyota 3.0: oil to clean up sludge?
by HawkeyeScott
05/03/16 11:06 PM
What is the purpose of a 4.4 litre oil container?
by vitez
05/03/16 10:56 PM
Cut Open: Nissan OEM, Bosch D3300 & Mobil M1-110
by davison0976
05/03/16 10:38 PM
Briggs and stratton flathead?
by pdxglocker9mm
05/03/16 10:27 PM
Charcoal
by dlundblad
05/03/16 09:43 PM
2013 Dodge Dart: replace AF on miles or time?
by vitez
05/03/16 09:20 PM
Rotella T5 10w30 or QSUD 5w30
by GumbyJarvis
05/03/16 09:04 PM
People running thru red lights. You ever follow th
by motor_oil_madman
05/03/16 08:30 PM
Newest Members
Palmer, jessanmark16, danbee, PTT, greasy_knuckles5
57790 Registered Users
Who's Online
35 registered (bandz7, alcyon, Deltona_Dave, car51, Bookmaker, 7 invisible), 529 Guests and 314 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Forum Stats
57790 Members
66 Forums
248438 Topics
4062810 Posts

Max Online: 2862 @ 07/07/14 03:10 PM
Donate to BITOG
Topic Options
#2575977 - 03/22/12 10:52 AM mobil 424
north1 Offline


Registered: 03/21/12
Posts: 7
Loc: north dakota
Have a versatile 305 mfwd tractor with a univance powershift transmission and shared reservoir with the hydraulic system. Have run caseih hytran in the past but want to simplify things and run mobil 424 in this tractor and two others to eliminate contamination of oil from implements the tractors are operating. Also have a Kubota tractor that uses kubota udt and I believe mobil 424 is a direct replacement.

So is mobil 424 as good as hytran and work well in the hyraulic systems in these tractors? Do the specs of mobil and hytran compare favorably? I believe hytran is noted for its ability to keep water in retention without degradation(up to 1%), but can't find any info for mobil 424. This can be a problem in farm equipment because hydraulic systems naturally build condensation and don't heat up enough to burn it off like engines do. Thanks in advance for any and all info.


Edited by north1 (03/22/12 10:54 AM)

Top
#2576190 - 03/22/12 01:48 PM Re: mobil 424 [Re: north1]
Dusty Offline


Registered: 08/31/11
Posts: 23
Loc: Omaha, Ne
Mobilfluid 424 is every bit as good as HYtran, have no worries!

Top
#2585729 - 04/01/12 08:58 AM Re: mobil 424 [Re: north1]
Whitewolf Offline


Registered: 10/05/06
Posts: 2687
Loc: MI, USA
Mobil 424 is a good product in my experience. It's a UTTO (Universal Tractor Transmission Oil). The relatively high water tolerance stems from the use of totally different chemistry typically used in either ATFs or traditional gear oils. You might note that there is a Low Temperature version if you can find it. I can honestly say that you should not have a problem with this fluid.
_________________________
My definition of an expert in any field is a person who knows enough about what's really going on to be scared.
~ PJ Plauger

Top