Understanding Gearbox Maintenance: Can You Put Grease in a Gearbox? | XINLAN Company

Introduction to XINLAN Gearbox Products

At XINLAN Company, we specialize in a diverse range of agricultural gearboxes, including lawn mower gearboxes, rotary tiller gearboxes, rakes, feed mixer gearboxes, post hole digger gearboxes, salt spreaders, and a wide variety of Tractors and harvester gearboxes. These robust and efficient gearboxes are suitable for challenging agricultural environments, offering numerous advantages such as easy installation, durability, and longevity. Regular maintenance, including appropriate lubrication, ensures their optimal performance.

How to Choose and Maintain Your Gearbox

Choosing the right gearbox depends on your specific agricultural needs. Factors to consider include the type of machinery, intended use, and the environment it will operate in. When it comes to maintenance, a common question is “can you put grease in a gearbox?“.

Can You Put Grease in a Gearbox?

Yes, you can put grease in a gearbox. Regular lubrication is essential for the efficient functioning of gearboxes. Applying the right type of grease not only minimizes friction but also protects against rust and corrosion, ensuring your gearbox lasts longer. However, the type and quantity of grease required may vary depending on the specific model of the gearbox.

When to Replace Your Gearbox

Signs that your gearbox needs replacement include excessive noise during operation, leaking oil, or a decrease in the overall performance of your machinery. If you encounter any of these issues, immediate attention is required to prevent further damage.

How to Repair Your Gearbox

If issues arise, your first step should be to check the lubrication. Ensure you’re using the correct type of grease and that it’s adequately applied. If problems persist, it may be necessary to seek professional help or consider a replacement.

About XINLAN Company

XINLAN Company holds a leading position in the agricultural gearbox market segment in China. We boast state-of-the-art, fully automatic CNC production and assembly equipment. Our products are suitable for replacement of comer, omni, and bush hog gearboxes of the same series. We also provide matching PTO Shaft products for customers to choose from.


We welcome customers to customize their gearboxes according to their specific needs. Trust XINLAN Company for superior quality gearboxes that guarantee optimal performance and durability.

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