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    Unhappy Can the wrong gear box oil?

    can the wrong gear box oil affect the gears eg not going in and sounding a bit crunchy?

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    What oil have you put in mate?
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    thts the thing i just got it sat from a garage had it back in on monday and since then he put it into a guy today thinks the oil was wrong so hes drained it ect put in the right stuff but said the oil looked a bit too think for it....

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    Judging by your previous posts.

    The correct gearbox oil for F23 tranies on Astra coupe Turbos is Vauxhalls own red stuff.
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    thts all ive been told for now gonna pick it up 2moro and give it a run see if its worked if now i shall be back first crack monday morning

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    What oil WAS in it (i.e. the thicker stuff)

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    yeah thinker stuff never told me names,colours.....just said looked too thick

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