Dana Holding Corp. launched the Spicer XFE 75W-90 axle lubricant, a synthetic gear oil. Spicer XFE 75W-90 axle lubricant furthers improve fuel economy in high-efficiency drivetrain solutions, while qualifying for an initial 500,000-mile drive axle lubrication change interval, according to Dana.
The axle lubricant is specifically formulated to improve drive axle efficiency in a variety of on-highway applications, said the company. Dana engineers have validated numerous performance benefits of Spicer XFE 75W-90 axle lubricant, including reduced friction and spin loss, a lower stabilization temperature and more stable viscosity during operation. Vehicle tests indicate that the use of this lubricant could enable additional fuel savings to result in a payback of typical purchase cost within six months when compared with currently approved synthetic axle lubricants, added Dana.
Spicer XFE 75W-90 axle lubricant passed testing specified by SAE International and Dana’s materials engineering department. It met requirements to SAE J2360 and was qualified to meet Dana SHAES256 Rev C specifications.
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