Assembly lube or engine oils for new bottom end bearings?

3 replies to this topic
  • NorthernMNSurf

Posted August 14, 2016 - 01:41 PM


Which one to use? Manual calls for engine oil...

Also, does anyone know I the permeated white lithium grease is interchangeable with the lithium soap based grease that the manual calls for?

Edited by NorthernMNSurf, August 14, 2016 - 01:41 PM.

  • stevethe

Posted August 14, 2016 - 02:29 PM


Bearings should need engine oil only.

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  • grayracer513

Posted August 15, 2016 - 06:35 AM


Engine oil on virtually everything.  Assembly lube is to be used only where called for and avoid excessive application.  Whit lithium grease is white lithium grease.

  • xtremeoffroadllc

Posted August 15, 2016 - 11:05 AM


Engine oil on everything. Assy lube is acceptable on cam lobes. 

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