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VARIO TOP LUBRICATION

 
Old 04-14-2019, 08:55 PM
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VARIO TOP LUBRICATION

Is 3M silicone spray lubricant ( dry type) suitable to lubricator hinges etc in vario top or is a heavier lube recommended
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Old 04-15-2019, 10:54 AM
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I think that would be OK for the hinges, but the OE seal lubricant (A 000 989 36 60) is amazing. It's about $45 for a tiny vial, but it will last "a lifetime".
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