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OEM Equivalents & Oil Charts

The choice in suspension oils is mind boggling. So to make your life easier we've put together oil charts to help you select the correct fork oil for your brand of fork, terrain, climate and riding.  Shock & dropper post oil charts to come.

We've also listed the Motorex & Shockcraft equivalent oils for each OEM oil - for Fox, RockShox & Manitou.  More brands to come.

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  1. Try our simple fork oil selection charts to find out which oil you need for your brand of fork, terrain, climate and riding. Learn More
  2. Fox 10 wt Oil Equivalent (Shockcraft)

    From: US$7.59

    To: US$41.74

    Fox 10 wt existed in green and red.  Both were 47 cSt @ 40°C.
    Motorex 7.5 wt oil is 35 cSt @ 40°C, Motorex 10 wt oil is 50 cSt @ 40°C.
    Many shocks and forks claimed to use Fox 10 wt red but actually used Fox 7 wt (orange 32 cSt).  We have viscosity tests to prove this.
    Most forks and shocks perform better with 7.5 wt than 10 wt.  But we have both available.
    Shockcraft recommended replacement for OEM Fox 10 wt oil is Motorex 7.5 wt fork oil
    Shockcraft equivalent oil to OEM Fox 10 wt oil (green and red) is Motorex 10 wt fork oil

    Motorex 7.5 wt & 10 wt  are available from Shockcraft in 250 ml or 1 L bottles
    Also available at a lower price in 1 & 4 litre refilled bottles Learn More
  3. Fox 20 wt Gold Oil Equivalent (Shockcraft)

    From: US$7.59

    To: US$42.69

    Shockcraft equivalent oil to OEM Fox 20 wt Gold oil is Motorex Supergliss 100K or 68K
    Fox 20 wt gold oil was used in Fox forks from the mid 2010's after Fox upgraded their wiper seals to cope with thicker lube oil.
    It is used in the lower legs on the air (or coil) side of Fox & Foxzocchi forks and the damper side on forks with the self contained FIT dampers.

    Motorex Supergliss 100K & 68K are available from Shockcraft in 250 ml or 1 L bottles
    Also available at a lower price in 1 & 4 litre refilled bottles Learn More
  4. Fox 4 wt Oil Equivalent (Shockcraft)

    From: US$7.59

    To: US$41.74

    Shockcraft equivalent oil to OEM Fox 4 wt oil is Motorex 4 wt or Hot Oil Pink & Hot Oil Green
    Fox 4 wt oil is manufactured by Motorex and used in 2021+ Fox X2 shocks

    Motorex 4 wt is available from Shockcraft in 250 ml or 1 L bottles
    Hot Oil Pink & Hot Oil Green are available from Shockcraft in 250 ml bottles Learn More
  5. Fox 5 wt PTFE Oil Equivalent (Shockcraft)

    From: US$7.59

    To: US$32.25

    Shockcraft equivalent oil to OEM Fox 5 wt PTFE (Teflon) oil is Motorex 2.5 wt fork oil

    Fox 5 wt PTFE oil is used in Fox forks with GRIP dampers since the late 2010's and is the colour and consistency of old milk.  This is due to white teflon powder floating around in the yellow oil.

    Motorex 2.5 wt fork oil is available from Shockcraft in 250 ml or 1 litre bottles
    Also available at a lower price in 1 & 4 litre refilled bottles Learn More
  6. Fox 5 wt R1 Oil Equivalent (Shockcraft)

    From: US$11.38

    To: US$22.77

    Shockcraft equivalent oil to OEM Fox 5 wt R1 (first generation red) oil is Shockcraft Hot Oil Pink
    Fox 5w R1 oil was Fox's first high performance oil.
    It was not used in any Fox MTB products.

    Shockcraft Hot Oil Pink is available from Shockcraft in 250 ml bottles Learn More
  7. Fox 5 wt R2 Oil Equivalent (Shockcraft)

    From: US$11.38

    To: US$22.77

    Shockcraft equivalent oil to OEM Fox 5 wt R2 (second generation red) oil is Shockcraft Hot Oil Pink
    Fox 5w R2 oil was Fox's second high performance oil and the first to be used in MTB dampers

    Shockcraft Hot Oil Pink is available from Shockcraft in 250 ml bottles Learn More
  8. Fox 5 wt R3 Oil Equivalent (Shockcraft)

    From: US$7.59

    To: US$32.25

    Shockcraft equivalent oil to OEM Fox 5 wt R3 yellow oil is Motorex 2.5 wt fork oil
    Fox 5 wt R3 oil is used in Fox forks and shocks since the late 2010's and is a light yellow colour

    Motorex 2.5 wt is available from Shockcraft in 250 ml or 1 L bottles
    Also available at a lower price in 1 & 4 litre refilled bottles Learn More
  9. Fox 7 wt Oil Equivalent (Shockcraft)

    From: US$7.59

    To: US$20.87

    Shockcraft equivalent oil to OEM Fox 7 wt oil is Motorex 7.5 wt fork oil
    Fox 7 wt oil was used in Fox forks and shocks from 2003
    It is still used in the Fox Float and DPS rear shock dampers

    Motorex 7.5 wt is available from Shockcraft in 250 ml or 1 L bottles
    Also available at a lower price in 1 & 4 litre refilled bottles Learn More
  10. Fox Float Fluid Equivalent (Shockcraft)

    From: US$1.90

    To: US$44.40

    Shockcraft equivalent to OEM Fox Float Fluid is RWC Air Chamber Lube

    At Shockcraft we use Slickoleum instead of oil in air can service of Fox Float air shocks Learn More
  11. Fox JM92 Oil Equivalent (Shockcraft)

    From: US$11.38

    To: US$22.77

    Shockcraft equivalent oil to OEM Fox JM92 (synthetic) oil is Shockcraft Hot Oil Pink
    Fox TM92 oil is Fox's synthetic high performance oil.  It is not used by Fox in MTB applications.

    Shockcraft Hot Oil Pink is available from Shockcraft in 250 ml bottles Learn More
  12. Manitou 5 wt Oil Equivalent (Shockcraft)

    From: US$7.59

    To: US$20.87

    Shockcraft equivalent oil to OEM Manitou 5 wt oil is Motorex 2.5 wt

    Motorex 2.5 wt is available from Shockcraft in 250 ml or 1 L bottles
    Also available at a lower price in 1 & 4 litre refilled bottles Learn More
  13. Shockcraft equivalent grease to Prep M Grease is Slickoleum

    Slickoleum is available from Shockcraft in 5 g squeeze tubes, 4 oz tubes or 15 oz tubs Learn More
  14. Shockcraft equivalent oil to OEM Manitou SemiBath 5W40 oil is Motorex Fully Synthetic

    Motorex Fully Synthetic is available from Shockcraft in 250 ml or 1 L bottles
    Also available at a lower price in 1 & 4 litre refilled bottles Learn More
  15. RockShox 0W30 Oil Equivalent (Shockcraft)

    From: US$7.59

    To: US$62.61

    Shockcraft equivalent oil to OEM RockShox 0W30 oil is is Motorex Supergliss 68K
    0W30 wt oil is used in the lower legs of Rockshox forks to lube the bushings since mid 2010's.
    It replaced Rockshox 15 wt.  Motorex Supergliss 68k is the Shockcraft equivalent for both those.

    Motorex Supergliss 68K is available from Shockcraft in 250 ml or 1 L bottles
    Also available at a lower price in 1 & 4 litre refilled bottles

    Learn More
  16. RockShox 15 wt Oil Equivalent (Shockcraft)

    From: US$7.59

    To: US$62.61

    Shockcraft equivalent oil to OEM RockShox 15 wt oil is Motorex Supergliss 68K
    15 wt oil was used in the lower legs of Rockshox forks to lube the bushings
    It has been superceded by Rockshox 0W30
    Motorex Supergliss 68k is the Shockcraft equivalent for both RockShox 15 wt & 0W30

    Motorex Supergliss 68K is available from Shockcraft in 250 ml or 1 L bottles
    Also available at a lower price in 1 & 4 litre refilled bottles

    Learn More
  17. RockShox 3 wt Oil Equivalent (Shockcraft)

    From: US$7.59

    To: US$32.25

    Shockcraft equivalent oil to OEM RockShox 3 wt oil is Shockcraft Hot Oil Pink & Hot Oil Green
    Rockshox 3 wt oil was used in piggyback rear shocks (Monarch & Super Deluxe) as well as Charger fork dampers

    Shockcraft Hot Oil Pink & Hot Oil Green are available from Shockcraft in 250 ml bottles

    Learn More
  18. RockShox 5 wt Oil Equivalent (Shockcraft)

    From: US$7.59

    To: US$20.87

    Shockcraft equivalent oil to OEM RockShox 5 wt oil is Motorex 2.5 wt
    Rockshox 5 wt oil is used mostly in Rockshox Motion Control forks

    Motorex 2.5 wt is available from Shockcraft in 250 ml or 1 L bottles
    Also available at a lower price in 1 & 4 litre refilled bottles Learn More
  19. RockShox 7 wt Oil Equivalent (Shockcraft)

    From: US$7.59

    To: US$32.25

    Shockcraft equivalent oil to OEM RockShox 7 wt oil is Motorex 5 wt
    Rockshox 7 wt oil was used in inilne rear shocks (Monarch & Deluxe)
    The slightly higher viscosity (than 3 wt) reduces noise and increases low speed damping

    Motorex 5 wt is available from Shockcraft in 250 ml or 1 L bottles
    Also available at a lower price in 1 & 4 litre refilled bottles

    Learn More
  20. Shockcraft equivalent oil to OEM RockShox Reverb oil is is Motorex Hydraulic Oil 10 cSt
    RockShox Reverb oil is used in RS Reverb dropper posts

    Motorex Hydraulic Oil 10 cSt is available from Shockcraft in 250 ml bottles
    Also available at a lower price in 1 & 4 litre refilled bottles

    Learn More
  21. Slick Honey Equivalent (Shockcraft)

    From: US$1.90

    To: US$39.53

    Shockcraft equivalent grease to Slick Honey is Slickoleum

    Slickoleum is available from Shockcraft in 5 g squeeze tubes, 4 oz tubes or 15 oz tubs Learn More
  22. SRAM Butter Equivalent (Shockcraft)

    From: US$1.90

    To: US$39.53

    Shockcraft equivalent grease to SRAM Butter is Slickoleum

    Slickoleum is available from Shockcraft in 5 g squeeze tubes, 4 oz tubes or 15 oz tubs Learn More

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