technodrive tmc 60 gearbox fluid check.?

Discussion in 'Propulsion' started by marsh trapper, Aug 26, 2015.

  1. marsh trapper
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    marsh trapper Junior Member

    Hey all I have a phasor 28 hp marine diesel inboard with a technodrive transmission gearbox I believe its a tmc 60 or 40 twin disc....STUPID QUESTION but how do I check fluid...? With on up to temp in neutral or off and motor cool
  2. CDK
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    CDK retired engineer

    With the engine switched off, in neutral with a running engine the little dipstick is always wet from splashing. Warm or cold doesn't matter, although the rubber seal can be quite stiff when the gearbox is cold.
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