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Old 02-12-2007, 04:55 PM
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older bobcat ztr takes 10w50 hydro fluid?

i have an older model bobcat i was going over it the other day checked the hydro fluid it was kinda low but the sticker on reservoir says 10w50 motor oil, ive checked everywhere and can't find that kind of oil, any opinions greatly appreciated
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Old 02-12-2007, 05:17 PM
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Its a synthetic I found this on a quick search
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Old 02-12-2007, 05:47 PM
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A model would help but if it is a ZT200 series you should be able to use one of the following:

15W50 synthetic

Synthetic is not required because the Bobcats have a large resovoir and a cooler unlike some others like Exmark that use a small resovoir and no cooler.

Again this is for the ZT200 series. If you have something else it may be different.
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Old 02-12-2007, 10:22 PM
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Just use mobil 1 15w-50.

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Old 02-13-2007, 05:32 PM
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I would call a Bobcat dealer and see what they recommend. If nothing else they should have the correct oil.
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Old 02-17-2007, 09:36 AM
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i use mobile 1 15w-50 too
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