04 grand cherokee, i am wanting to change fluids in the front & real differential, & transfer case.

Asked by May 22, 2012 at 11:09 PM about the 2005 Jeep Grand Cherokee Limited 4WD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

my Haynes manual says nothing about adding friction modifier to any of these items. is this correct

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any of the manuals will not say u should use friction modifiers but it is necessary if your car is getting old because if u dont wired sounds will start to come from the power train if u push your car regularly , if u dont u just need to change all the oils on time as instructed in the manual hope this helps

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You only need friction modifier if you have limited slip differentials.

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i use the higher weight gear oil in mine. i think its 85-140. made a world of difference.

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