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Benford Spicer Gearbox

Post #1 by taurus MK1 » Sun Oct 18, 2015 8:38 pm

:wave: Hi all,can anyone come up with the correct procedure for checking oil level in an early Benford 6000 fitted with a Spicer shuttle box, running ,not running and where on the dipstick?


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Re: Benford Spicer Gearbox

Post #2 by bigkit » Sun Oct 18, 2015 8:48 pm

Ah, I had the same problem with a PT9000 Benford spicer box. If its a similar design it has a dipstick under a nut, about 22mm down the side of the box, I think on the RHS? The oil must be checked with the engine running at idle. Incidentally Spicer is owned by CAT. When I complained about something I said "you don't get this trouble with a CAT," he said "we're owned by CAT!" :doh: :doh: :doh:

Good luck John :thumbup:


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