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Old 09-15-2016, 08:37 AM   #1
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Lubricating Stabilizer Jacks

Would appreciate recommendations on the best way to lubricate the stabilizer jacks? These are the original four, screw-driven, hand cranked jacks that came from the factory. Thanks.
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Old 09-15-2016, 08:44 AM   #2
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I periodically spray mine with T-9 (Boeshield.) A product originally developed by Boeing for the aircraft industry.
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Old 09-15-2016, 08:59 AM   #3
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Graphite spray will not attract dust. Rub some bar soap on the threads.
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I use mountain bike chain lube. Designed to shed water and dirt.
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I use dry silicone spray also on arms of zip-dee awning no grease no attracting dirt.
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Old 02-27-2019, 01:26 PM   #6
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Super Lube Synthetic Grease

I removed and disassembled each jack and found the screws were originally lubracated with grease after repainting i reasmbeld with super lube a synthetic grease. Not sure if grease is correct lubricant by i have had no problems colecting dirt. when jack is raised the threads are covered from road debris.
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