The 8861 uses 1.5 gal. (5.68 liters) Silicone Oil, part number 5-1070-2.
Depending on availability, you can order the oil coolant in a variety of sizes:
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For convenience, Bird offers various maintenance kits for the 8861 load that includes the silicone oil here: 8861 Repair & Maintenance Kits.
Please see the Material Safety Data Sheet (SDS) for further information: Silicone Oil SDS