[Healeys] Grease. What is best

Kees Oudesluijs coudesluijs at chello.nl
Fri Nov 30 02:43:46 MST 2018

In those them days greasing up was customary at least every year or 
somewhere between 1000 and 3000 miles, depending on the circumstances 
and make of car. These day regular greasing is often 
omitted/forgotten/not known. The grease to use is generally 
Multi-purpose Lithium grease.

Kees Oudesluijs

Op 30-11-2018 om 04:28 schreef Roland Wilhelmy:
> The instructions with the grease gun supplied with my bn1‎ specify 
> that the grease not be too solid.   So I would guess that the factory 
> expectation was that we would lubricate early and often.
> -Roland
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> The last few years I have had problems with grease in my grease gun 
> leaking all over the place when stored.
> It just leaks out like oil. I’ve purchased what I thought was a good 
> product and even bought a new gun. Normally I will grease the car once 
> or twice a year and lay the gun down only to find a gooey mess next 
> time I use it. Mobil synthetic is the most recent brand. Red soup all 
> over the place. Have used others. Tried storing upright, still leaks. 
> This cannot be good for all those points requiring effective lubrication?
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