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Gearbox oil expire date

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Hi guys
Since my car has reach to 40000 km i have to change the gearbox oil
I bought this oil last month and today I checked the label date and it’s said03/21
Can i use this oil ? Is it safe or i should change it with the new one?


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i checked with pentosin engineers a while back
there is a shelf life despite sealed new bottle
gotta look that up …..
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shelf life 3 years for well sealed bottle
though that cuts into fluid service life
yeah looks about right
i trimmed mine to suit the dip tube
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well not from amazon
the only concern is to get one with the graduated polymer tip
run a search
i think i posted a pic or two on this
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