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Old 07-11-2013, 10:04 AM
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Best Grease For Steering System?

I am getting ready to do a mid season check of my 93 Pro Star's steering. I have used various types of grease in the past on the cable and rudder. What is the best grease for this system?
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Old 07-11-2013, 10:05 AM
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I use Mobil 1 Synthetic or Royal Purple Synthetic for all my grease points. The Synthetics have superior wash out resistance - as even compared to the specialized marine greases... IMO
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Old 07-11-2013, 10:14 AM
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Any grease will be fine. No need to obsess about what type of grease in this low-stress/low-pressure, routine maintenance application. Pick up some wheel-bearing grease. That will be as good as anything.
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Old 07-11-2013, 11:13 AM
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I use that marine grease from WalMart. Works fine.
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Old 07-11-2013, 11:15 AM
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Any grease will be fine. No need to obsess about what type of grease in this low-stress/low-pressure, routine maintenance application. Pick up some wheel-bearing grease. That will be as good as anything.
How about engine oil.Any preferences...
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Old 07-11-2013, 11:38 AM
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It's always nice when you come out of hibernation, André.
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Old 07-11-2013, 12:23 PM
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It's always nice when you come out of hibernation, André.
Thanks.I m in my third week of vacation out of 6.Nasty fall last friday which took me to 2 hospital for a cervical scan.Turned out fine,just muscular.Nearly run my first 32 off this morning when my brain started to think...Down at 5!!!

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Old 07-11-2013, 02:26 PM
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Thanks.I m in my third week of vacation out of 6.Nasty fall last friday which took me to 2 hospital for a cervical scan.Turned out fine,just muscular.Nearly run my first 32 off this morning when my brain started to think...Down at 5!!!

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Old 07-11-2013, 02:36 PM
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Glad your cervix is okay.
Now that's funny.
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Old 07-11-2013, 04:57 PM
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