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Lotus Service Bulletin
Class 111
Number 1973/08
Type All Models
Date 02.04.73
Title: Texaco Lubricants
Reason: To advise Dealer personnel of additional lubrication recommendations, using Texaco products.

Add the following information, where appropriate, to Section '0' (Lubrication and Maintenance) of the Workshop Manuals, and also advise customers.

Application Lubrication Recommendation
Engine (above 0 C.) Havoline 20W/50
Engine (below 0 C.) Havoline 10W/40
Gearbox - Elan & 2 Multigear Lubricant EP.80
Differential - Elan & 2 Multigear Lubricant EP.90
Transmission Europa Multigear Lubricant EP.80
Steering Unit Marfak All -Purpose
Steering Swivels Multigear Lubricant EP.90
Grease Points (where fitted) Multigear Lubricant EP.90
Front Hubs Multigear Lubricant EP.90