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    tach cable lubricant

    This project came with a new older tach cable and I wanted to re-lube the cable. What do people suggest to use for the lubricant?

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    Re: tach cable lubricant

    speedometer lube from parts store or liquid type graphite lock lube. LeT

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    Re: tach cable lubricant

    I use SIl Glyde from Napa.

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    Re: tach cable lubricant

    Smiths said to use grease, applied "sparingly"; and relube every 10,000 miles.
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    Re: tach cable lubricant

    Grease is what I use on both cables. Just a little and not much at all on the last foot or near the speedo/tach head.

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