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Default NAPA 30 wt TO-4 hydraulic fluid?

Closest fluid I can find for my diff is 5 gals of the NAPA brand TO-4, is this going to work ok in my SV200? Will 5 gals fill the diff housing?

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Closest fluid I can find for my diff is 5 gals of the NAPA brand TO-4, is this going to work ok in my SV200? Will 5 gals fill the diff housing?

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It will work, 5 gallons should just do it 4.75 gallons normally

Amsoil powershift is very good in 30 or 50 weight
Cat T-04 also works well in 30 or 50 weight

We have found the steering response slightly better with the amsoil
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Default Re: NAPA 30 wt TO-4 hydraulic fluid?

Thanks, I ordered a bucket of amsoil 30wt. Free shipping
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Is Cat the only place to buy Cat T-04 oil from?
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Is Cat the only place to buy Cat T-04 oil from?
….. there's lots of companies that make a ''compatible'' TO-4 oil, but CAT was the first to ''spec'' it out , in a broadband useage…. has great ''inhibitors'' to guard against pump wear...
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….. there's lots of companies that make a ''compatible'' TO-4 oil, but CAT was the first to ''spec'' it out , in a broadband useage…. has great ''inhibitors'' to guard against pump wear...
Also, Both the Amsoil and the Cat fluids both have friction modifiers which, in the off brands I’m not sure.

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Default Re: NAPA 30 wt TO-4 hydraulic fluid?

you can also use John Deere's HY-Tran tractor hydraulic and transmission fluid for the same reasons Brad mentioned. Use the best oil you can get and stay away from "off brand" oils. They will ultimately cost you.
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Ordered a bucket of amsoil on Wednesday and it’s here today, that’s fast!
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