Grease on gearbox input shaft

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h00per
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Grease on gearbox input shaft

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Hi all, I've tried asking on Facebook in a couple of places, and looked through the forum here, but I still don't have a definite answer.

When changing the clutch, should I grease the splines of the input shaft?

I have cleaned bell housing, pulled flywheel, checked endplay, replaced o-ring, replaced main seals on engine and gearbox, new spigot bearing, lubed, new felt grease seal, and a little grease on the end of the input shaft.
1983 1.9 DG Manual

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Re: Grease on gearbox input shaft

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Yes the splines should be greased lightly with MoS2 grease.
Zoltan
1986 Multivan ex-Caravelle. Van since 2006, running mTDi 1Z since 2008 with Fiat Croma 1.9 TDid pump 2008-2019, custom pump since 2019
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