Topic Options
#2568191 - 10/23/18 12:55 AM Window Mechanism Grease
dart4forte Offline
I Live Here

Registered: 01/31/03
Posts: 14417
Loc: Mesa, Arizona
Need to lube up my window mechanisms. Any grease recommendations?

Top
#2568200 - 10/23/18 02:37 AM Re: Window Mechanism Grease [Re: dart4forte]
Big Bad Bee Offline


Registered: 12/22/03
Posts: 10836
Loc: Spokane, WA
One of the guys here turned me on to a fantastic productitsan industrial lube called Castle Endura. It sprays on wet like WD40 and once it hits the air it gets thick and tacky. Great for hard to reack areas like those mechanisms.
_________________________
It's not a hobby. It's therapy.

Top
#2568202 - 10/23/18 02:53 AM Re: Window Mechanism Grease [Re: Big Bad Bee]
dart4forte Offline
I Live Here

Registered: 01/31/03
Posts: 14417
Loc: Mesa, Arizona
Originally Posted By Big Bad Bee
One of the guys here turned me on to a fantastic productitsan industrial lube called Castle Endura. It sprays on wet like WD40 and once it hits the air it gets thick and tacky. Great for hard to reack areas like those mechanisms.



Cool, just checked Amazon. Think I’ll order a can. Thanks for the tip. up

Top
#2568260 - 10/23/18 08:55 AM Re: Window Mechanism Grease [Re: dart4forte]
DAYCLONA Offline
I Live Here

Registered: 12/10/07
Posts: 15989
Loc: Mass
Originally Posted By dart4forte
Need to lube up my window mechanisms. Any grease recommendations?



I usually try and avoid most of the greases, esp white lithium,as they "cake" with age, I use cam moly lube on the rollers/regs, and dry graphite spray on all the slides... after a through cleaning/repair/replacement of all the reciprocating window mechanisms

Top
#2568284 - 10/23/18 10:08 AM Re: Window Mechanism Grease [Re: DAYCLONA]
dart4forte Offline
I Live Here

Registered: 01/31/03
Posts: 14417
Loc: Mesa, Arizona
Originally Posted By DAYCLONA
Originally Posted By dart4forte
Need to lube up my window mechanisms. Any grease recommendations?



I usually try and avoid most of the greases, esp white lithium,as they "cake" with age, I use cam moly lube on the rollers/regs, and dry graphite spray on all the slides... after a through cleaning/repair/replacement of all the reciprocating window mechanisms



Yeah, appears that someone used lithium at one time. All caked up.

Top
#2568307 - 10/23/18 10:50 AM Re: Window Mechanism Grease [Re: dart4forte]
cbusters Offline
super stock

Registered: 05/08/05
Posts: 711
Loc: Florida
I use Super Lube. Doesn't cake up, rinse off or have an issue with temperature.

Top
#2568456 - 10/23/18 03:21 PM Re: Window Mechanism Grease [Re: dart4forte]
larrymopar360 Offline
top fuel

Registered: 01/07/11
Posts: 1802
Loc: Central Florida
I just happened upon "Fifth Wheel Grease" in the tube once, and been using it ever since. It's great. Very silky, doesn't need heat, and won't harden in winter. VERY silky.
_________________________
Facts are stubborn things.

Top
#2572417 - 10/31/18 09:26 PM Re: Window Mechanism Grease [Re: dart4forte]
Magnum Offline
master

Registered: 01/24/03
Posts: 5657
Loc: Hamilton, Ontario Canada
Don't we want to just lubricate the axle of the wheel so it spins nicely in the track. If the entire assembly is lathered up the wheel will just slide in the track instead of rolling. Possibly just overthinking this.
_________________________
69 Super Bee, 93 Mustang LX, 04 Allure Super

Top

Advertisement
Forum Stats
25,581 Registered Members
32 Forums
194,895 Topics
2,277,003 Posts

Most users ever online: 1,424 @ 06/20/18 07:18 PM
Moparts Newest Topics
1969 charger SE WIW
by 71RACER
11/18/18 12:43 AM
Anyone near Lake Havasu?
by topside
11/17/18 11:44 PM
Toilet VS carb.
by rowin4
11/17/18 11:32 PM
a friend sent a customer away
by theraif
11/17/18 11:19 PM