omc 800 what oil?

Discussion in 'Sterndrives' started by dooh2o, Jun 13, 2009.

  1. dooh2o
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    dooh2o New Member

    what oil do i use in an omc 800 sterndrive type c or hypoid 90
     
  2. fasteddy106
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    fasteddy106 Junior Member

    Type C is for the electric shift, it is too light for the 800. Synthetic 75-90 will work fine.
     
  3. dooh2o
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    dooh2o New Member

    thanks
     

  4. gonzo
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    gonzo Senior Member

    Make sure it is extreme duty. Marine oil has more anticorrosion aditives
     
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