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Postby Bob Roraback » Sun Aug 15, 2004 12:26 pm

Is John Deeres HY Gard a suitable substitute for differential and trans?
It is a low viscosity trans and differential oil. Thanks, Bob
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Postby Ron » Wed Aug 18, 2004 7:38 am

Hi Bob,

I tried to order some Hy Tran from Columbia Tractor, I/H Case dealer in N.Y.
They could not ship it to me because it is considered hazmat.

He went on to tell me that if I had a John Deere dealer near by that their Hy Guard is the same thing.

I'm not promoting its use one way or another, this is just what I was told by someone at a Case dealership.

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Postby allenlook » Wed Aug 18, 2004 7:44 am

Is HyTran recommended, or do you guys consider it a *must*?

Is there a clear benefit to using it over normal transmission lubricant, or is that a religious debate I'd rather not start?
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Postby John *.?-!.* cub owner » Wed Aug 18, 2004 7:52 am

Each different hydralic fluid has a rating that refers to it's viscosity, foaming, etc. Hytrans is MS1209. What all that refers to I don't know, but the recomendation is that any fluid used should be MS1209 compliant. Most containers are marked with what they are compatible with. If you want to go to the other extreme, the early touch controls used non detergent mototr oil.
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Postby johnbron » Wed Aug 18, 2004 11:55 am

John *.?-!.* cub owner wrote:Each different hydralic fluid has a rating that refers to it's viscosity, Hytrans is MS1209. The recomendation is that any fluid used should be MS1209 compliant. Most containers are marked with what they are compatible with.

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John, I have an unopened 5-gallon bucket of hydraulic oil that says compliant for I-H with the number (MS1207). The close difference is that mine ends with a 7 instead of 9 on numbers you posted. Do you have any knowledge or opinion on that slight number difference?.
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Postby Bigdog » Wed Aug 18, 2004 12:07 pm

MS1209:
http://www.viscosityoil.com/pdf/P13_24.PDF

MS1207:
http://www.ac-rerefined.com/America_s_Choice_Universal_Tractor_Fluid__FORM_2500_.pdf

The MS1209 is Hy-Tran Ultra. MS1207 is standard Hy-tran. Ultra should substitute for standard hy-tran.
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Postby LYNYRD » Wed Aug 18, 2004 12:19 pm

I went to local IH dealer and he gave me Kubota Hydraulic oil when I ask for Hy-tran said it was all the same. I have not used it yet, is he right?
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Postby Bigdog » Wed Aug 18, 2004 12:27 pm

According to the second link, it is equivalent to Kubota B6
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Postby johnbron » Wed Aug 18, 2004 1:07 pm

BD. Thanks for the links but I cant read PDF pages. I am going to do a search & see what I can come up with.
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Postby John *.?-!.* cub owner » Wed Aug 18, 2004 4:26 pm

johnbron wrote:BD. Thanks for the links but I cant read PDF pages. I am going to do a search & see what I can come up with.
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