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SEVERE GEAR® 80W-90 (AGL)

 SEVERE GEAR® 80W-90 (AGL)
Product Code: AGL • Brand: AMSOIL

High quality replacement for applications specifying SAE 80W-90 conventional gear lube. Synthetic construction provides improved cold flow properties, high viscosity index and heat resistance. Contains an over treat of high quality additives, exceeding the minimum standards. Provides excellent wear protection and long equipment life.

Package sizes include:

1-Quart Bottle
1-Quart Bottles (case of 12)
1-Gallon Bottle
1-Gallon Bottles (case of 4)
5-Gallon Pail
16-Gallon Keg
30-Gallon Drums
55-Gallon Drums

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Product Details

Product Applications

AMSOIL SEVERE GEAR® Synthetic Extreme Pressure (EP) Gear Lube is a premium-grade gear oil specifically engineered for maximum performance in severe-duty applications. This state-of-the-art AMSOIL formulation features an exclusive blend of high-viscosity, shear-stable synthetic base oils and an extra treatment of high-performance additives. AMSOIL SEVERE GEAR® Synthetic EP Gear Lube maintains its viscosity for long-lasting protection against metal-to-metal contact. The proprietary AMSOIL additives form an iron-sulfide barrier coating on gear surfaces, providing the ultimate line of defense against wear, pitting and scoring. AMSOIL SEVERE GEAR® helps prevent "thermal runaway" - a phenomenon caused by a lubricant's inability to control friction and increased heat under high-stress conditions. By controlling thermal runaway, AMSOIL SEVERE GEAR® Synthetic EP Gear Lube inhibits rapid lubricant degradation and component damage. Equipment runs better and lasts longer with AMSOIL SEVERE GEAR® Synthetic EP Gear Lube.

Product Application Specs

• API GL-5 & MT-1
• MIL-PRF-2105E
• Dana SHAES 234 (Formerly Eaton PS-037) for 250,000 miles
• MACK GO-J
• Arvin/Meritor 0-76D plus hypoid gear oil specifications from all domestic and foreign manufacturers such as GM, Ford and Daimler Chrysler.
• Can also be used rear axles where API Service GL-4 lubricant is recommended.

Product Description

A multi-functional lubricant designed to surpass the requirements of equipment and automotive applications calling for an SAE 80W-90 viscosity grade. Formulated with wax-free synthetic base oils and high-quality additives, AMSOIL SEVERE GEAR resists thermal breakdown. Its naturally high viscosity index and shear-stable construction improve film strength and viscosity retention. Provides outstanding protection for gears and bearings, resists heat and helps extend equipment life.

AMSOIL SEVERE GEAR® 80W-90 provides:

• High Load Gear and Bearing Protection
• Longer Oil and Equipment Life
• Lower Maintenance Costs
• Compatibility With Conventional and Synthetic Gear Lubes
• Multi-functional for Multiple Applications

Service Life

For product service life in differentials, consult your owner’s manual or the Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) to establish the application, NORMAL or SEVERE.

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Normal Service
Severe Service
Cars, SUVs, Light TrucksDrain at 100,000 miles of service or according to the owner's manual, whichever is longerDrain at 50,000 miles of service or according to the owner's manual, whichever is longer
Heavy-Duty Class 8 Line HaulFollow the OEM drain interval (miles or hours) for synthetic oil up to 250,000 miles or three years, whichever comes first.
Vocational/DeliveryFollow the OEM drain interval (miles or hours) for synthetic oil up to 120,000 miles or three years, whichever comes first.
Heavy Duty Off-RoadFollow the OEM drain interval (miles or hours) for synthetic oil up to 100,000 miles or two years, whichever comes first.

For product service life in non-differential applications, consult owner’s manual or the OEM for either normal or severe synthetic oil service intervals. Where service intervals are unavailable, drain at twice the interval for conventional oil.

Note: AMSOIL does not support extended drain intervals where water contamination occurs. Check and service the gear oil frequently when water contamination is possible.

Gear oils should be changed more frequently when operating vehicles or equipment in dusty or dirty conditions unless the gear system is properly sealed and equipped with membrane type breathers.

AMSOIL SEVERE GEAR (80W-90) provides superior performance and replaces competitors' 80W-90 gear oils. It is formulated to exceed the requirements of front and rear differentials, transfer cases, transaxles, manual transmissions, oil-lubricated wheel bearings and steering gear boxes.

AMSOIL SEVERE GEAR (80W-90) is compatible with synthetic and conventional gear oils, however mixing oils reduces the benefits and nullifies the extended service life recommendations.

AMSOIL SEVERE GEAR (80W-90) is compatible with most limited slip differentials. If limited slip differential chatter occurs, add AMSOIL Slip-Lock™ friction modifier additive.

HEALTH & SAFETY

This product is not expected to cause health concerns when used for the intended application and according to the recommendations in the Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS).

Click here to view the MSDS Data Sheet for AMSOIL AGL.

Keep out of the reach of children. Don't pollute. Return used oil to collection centers.

Technical Data

TYPICAL TECHNICAL PROPERTIES AMSOIL Synthetic Gear Lube SAE 80W-90SAE 80W-90
Kinematic Viscosity @ 100°C, cSt (ASTM D-445)14.9
Kinematic Viscosity @ 40°C, cSt (ASTM D-445)116.0
Viscosity Index (ASTM D-2270) 132
Brookfield Viscosity, cP (150,000 Max) @-26°C38,250
Flash Point °C (°F) (ASTM D 92)218 (424.4)
Pour Point °C (°F) (ASTM D 97) -42 (-43.6)
Falex Procedure B (ASTM D-3233) (failure load, lbf.)1500
Foam Stability (ASTM D-892) (20/50/20 maximum)0/0/0

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Product Name: SEVERE GEAR® 80W-90 (AGL)
Current Rating: 4.88out of 5 stars
Votes & Reviews: 38 vote(s) and 27 user reviews.


A Verified Buyer is an individual who has purchased the reviewed product and submitted their review through a specific process that tracks purchase history.Reviewed by Mike: space

Great Product

Excellent product to keep the rear differential running smooth and cool.

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A Verified Buyer is an individual who has purchased the reviewed product and submitted their review through a specific process that tracks purchase history.Reviewed by Craig: space

I will buy more

Product speaks for it self

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A Verified Buyer is an individual who has purchased the reviewed product and submitted their review through a specific process that tracks purchase history.Reviewed by MikeB: space

Gear shops think highly of this oil

I''m going to start towing a camper several times a year and wanted a quality gear oil in the diff and new transmission fluid. After much research I decided on Amsoil and have piece of mind that it will protect just fine.

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A Verified Buyer is an individual who has purchased the reviewed product and submitted their review through a specific process that tracks purchase history.Reviewed by Bmikk: space

Good oil

I use Amsoil in every engine I have including lawnmowers, farm tractors and my classic cars and have for years. Never had a problem with Amsoil products.

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A Verified Buyer is an individual who has purchased the reviewed product and submitted their review through a specific process that tracks purchase history.Reviewed by J8: space

Awsome product

Awsome product for high performance vehicles

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A Verified Buyer is an individual who has purchased the reviewed product and submitted their review through a specific process that tracks purchase history.Reviewed by JR: space

I would buy again

maintenance

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A Verified Buyer is an individual who has purchased the reviewed product and submitted their review through a specific process that tracks purchase history.Reviewed by rustystarchamber: space

highly recommended

Just did fluid swap in my volvo 240 and love the noise reduction and smoothness of amsoil products. I cant get enough of this stuff.

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A Verified Buyer is an individual who has purchased the reviewed product and submitted their review through a specific process that tracks purchase history.Reviewed by Steve: space

BMW R1150 GS Motorcycle

I have been using the Synthetic 80W-90W Gear Lube in the Transmission and Final Drive unit of my 2001 BMW R1150GS motorcycle or years. It never breaks down between changes even though I ride in 1st and 2nd gear for hours on Utah desert roads for hours at a time. shifting is always silky smooth. I highly recommend Amsoil Synthetic Gear Lube wherever the motorcycle specs call for Gear Lube. If your Transmission also houses a "wet clutch" be sure to research the correct Amsoil product to use with a "wet clutch" as there is a special requirement to insure that "wet clutches" won't slip.

We go on two week trips every year on which we average about 5,000 miles and I have had not problems :-)

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A Verified Buyer is an individual who has purchased the reviewed product and submitted their review through a specific process that tracks purchase history.Reviewed by Cp: space

I would purchase again

Trans shifts better with amsoil

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A Verified Buyer is an individual who has purchased the reviewed product and submitted their review through a specific process that tracks purchase history.Reviewed by Freedom Road: space

Excellent product.

This gear lube doesn't ball up like tar in the cold weather. Better protection and mobility. Great in all diffs, especially with all wheel drive vehicles these days.

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A Verified Buyer is an individual who has purchased the reviewed product and submitted their review through a specific process that tracks purchase history.Reviewed by Hardy: space

This is all I use when I need gear oil

I run this in everything from my bush hogs on up. Its hard to beat.

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A Verified Buyer is an individual who has purchased the reviewed product and submitted their review through a specific process that tracks purchase history.Reviewed by Bc lawn: space

Definitely would buy this product

Put this in all my gearboxes in rear ends truck got a half a mile per gallon better fuel mileage

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A Verified Buyer is an individual who has purchased the reviewed product and submitted their review through a specific process that tracks purchase history.Reviewed by Hank: space

I would buy this product again

I use only amsoil oils and fluids in all my 4 wheelers and side by sides

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A Verified Buyer is an individual who has purchased the reviewed product and submitted their review through a specific process that tracks purchase history.Reviewed by Thoj: space

Great replacement.

Used this product in a Toyota trans case and rear diff. Ran over 3000+ miles without any problems.

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A Verified Buyer is an individual who has purchased the reviewed product and submitted their review through a specific process that tracks purchase history.Reviewed by Binor: space

I only use Amsoil

I use this Gear Oil in the rear of my 2002 Honda Goldwing. I have used this in my Wing from day 1 and have not had any issues, and would never use anything else.

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A Verified Buyer is an individual who has purchased the reviewed product and submitted their review through a specific process that tracks purchase history.Reviewed by Big Mike: space

Motorcycle final drive Lube

I use the lube on a Honda VTX 1300 final drive of the bike has approximately 60,000 miles that was the first change. I am totally satisfied because I don't think I'll ever have to change that again.

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A Verified Buyer is an individual who has purchased the reviewed product and submitted their review through a specific process that tracks purchase history.Reviewed by RoboRob: space

Install the best forget the rest

Seems to do the job
Even getting a little better mileage

Item Reviewed: SEVERE GEAR® 80W-90 (AGL)
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A Verified Buyer is an individual who has purchased the reviewed product and submitted their review through a specific process that tracks purchase history.Reviewed by Rob: space

Install the best forget the rest

Seems to do the job
Even getting a little better mileage

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A Verified Buyer is an individual who has purchased the reviewed product and submitted their review through a specific process that tracks purchase history.Reviewed by Librabluuz: space

Will continue using this product

Changed the diff fluids in my jk to this, Dana 44's

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A Verified Buyer is an individual who has purchased the reviewed product and submitted their review through a specific process that tracks purchase history.Reviewed by Sam: space

Great lube

Use this on gear box on John Deere mower lower heat and great lube

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A Verified Buyer is an individual who has purchased the reviewed product and submitted their review through a specific process that tracks purchase history.Reviewed by Andriy: space

Yes

555

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A Verified Buyer is an individual who has purchased the reviewed product and submitted their review through a specific process that tracks purchase history.Reviewed by Donnie: space

I only use amsoil in my vechicles until i too expensive

I use it for my diffs in my Wrangler that I take off roading allot, amsoil treats me well!!

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A Verified Buyer is an individual who has purchased the reviewed product and submitted their review through a specific process that tracks purchase history.Reviewed by Michael: space

Superior

Great

Item Reviewed: SEVERE GEAR® 80W-90 (AGL)
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A Verified Buyer is an individual who has purchased the reviewed product and submitted their review through a specific process that tracks purchase history.Reviewed by Steven: space

Great

Nissan Titan Diff

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A Verified Buyer is an individual who has purchased the reviewed product and submitted their review through a specific process that tracks purchase history.Reviewed by Keith: space

The Best

Best I have ever used

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A Verified Buyer is an individual who has purchased the reviewed product and submitted their review through a specific process that tracks purchase history.Reviewed by David: space

Serviced my Pickup

Used in my pickup along with an oil change using Amsoil and had an increase in fuel mileage.

Item Reviewed: SEVERE GEAR® 80W-90 (AGL)
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A Verified Buyer is an individual who has purchased the reviewed product and submitted their review through a specific process that tracks purchase history.Reviewed by Swampy swimmer: space

Gear oil

It's a gear oil... I just poured it in about a week ago. Can't really say anything yet. I suppose it does what it should. I actually overfilled the rear differential because my truck was on the hill when I changed the oil, so I wanted to make it right and parked on the leveled surface today and unscrewed the fill plug. About 6 oz of oil came out. I noticed its color and translucency changed after a week of driving. It was noticeably darker. About 150 miles. But to me it means that synthetic stuff cleans the dirt and residue that was left there from my old conventional oil. I might need to do another differential change shortly then I expected. But after that second change - I would leave it alone for a loooong time....

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