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    Question Dump truck hydraulic oil ?

    I have an older Ford truck with a dump bed. The hydraulic oil for the dump bed is dirty, so I need to change it, what type of hydraulic oil should I use?

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    Default Re: Dump truck hydraulic oil ?

    I'd just use the cheap stuff from tractor supply. $35-37 for 5 gallons

    brett

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    Default Re: Dump truck hydraulic oil ?

    Thanks brett, I'll see what I can find at TS.

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    Default Re: Dump truck hydraulic oil ?

    It may use motor oil, check the viscosity, quick thin drip = hydraulic oil, slow thick drip = motor oil.

    I would use motor oil in an old system.

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    Default Re: Dump truck hydraulic oil ?

    very likely any ro/iso 32/46 will work.. but many times tsc carries some UTF fluid in the same $$ rnage.. and utf is better than plain hyd oil.. etc.

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