free hit
counters
Getrag 265 oil type Elite S2 box - Engine & Ancilliaries/Gearbox - The Lotus Forums #ForTheOwners Jump to content


Getrag 265 oil type Elite S2 box


Recommended Posts

What oil should I use in the Getrag 265?  I refreshed it with EP80 going back to the days where all my parents’ cars worked perfectly with Ep oil . Fast forward to 2019 using  EP80 in a Getrag is a disaster , requiring more effort to select gears even when warmed up. 

some forums recommend engine oil , hypoy,  ATF and BMW forums recommending  Redline MT.... all for the same gearbox

If youre running a Getrag 265  is appreciate your view on the oil you are using


cheers

simon

 

 

 


 

 

Link to comment
Share on other sites


Upgrade today to remove Google ads and support TLF.
  • Replies 3
  • Created
  • Last Reply

Top Posters In This Topic

The owners manual says 20/50. I have filled a millers in. Warm it is Great but on cold condition 2.gear is hard to get. Before was obviously something different in which felt great in all conditions but unfortunately we don’t know, what it was. 

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.

Guest
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.



Upgrade today to remove Google ads and support TLF.


×
×
  • Create New...