How to get Lubricant in Starfield

Lubricant Starfield
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Starfield features a long list of resources to be collected by the players to make their space exploration smooth. Alongside different minerals, players also need to obtain different types of organic items for various purposes of the game. One of the most important organic items of Starfield is the Lubricant, which needs to be collected to do weapon modifications and start several research projects. Crafting is one of the most vital gameplay elements of Starfield. Lubricant, being needed in many of these crafting recipes, is an important item to keep in your stock. In this guide, we will show you each way to get Lubricant in Starfield.

How to get Lubricant in Starfield

Buy from merchants

Jemison Mercantile Starfield

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The best way to get Lubricant in Starfield is to buy it from vendors. Although it will cost you a small amount of Credits, it is still the most viable decision, as many merchants are available on different planets. If you do not find Lubricant in your nearby store, return after 24 in-game hours to check if the item has been restocked. Here is a list of the merchants we found with Lubricant in their stock.

  • UC Exchange – Cydonia, Sol.
  • Newill’s Goods – Akila City, Cheyenne.
  • Newill’s Goods – Neon, Volii.
  • Jemison Mercantile – New Atlantis, Alpha Centauri.
  • Shepherd’s General Goods Store – Akila City, Cheyenne.
  • The Outland Store – New Atlantis, Alpha Centauri.
  • Denis Averin – Cydonia, Sol.
  • New Homestead Store – New Homestead, Titan.
  • Trade Authority – Neon, Volii.
  • Trade Authority – Akila, Cheyenne.
  • Clint’s Collectibles – Garagarin Landing, Garagarin.

Related: Where to sell items in Starfield

Console command

If you are playing Starfield on PC, you can get Lubricant using one of the various console commands available in the game. In order to get Lubricant through the console command, put the following input after pressing ‘`’ on your keyboard.

player.additem 55BA [amount]. In the amount box, put the amount of Lubricant you wish to receive.

Apart from these methods, you can also get Lubricant by looting dead enemy bodies. Moreover, flora and fauna on different planets can also be a good source of Lubricant. Scan a planet, and if you see Lubricant in the list of available resources, head to the planet and search near the plants.

Starfield is available now via Xbox Game Store and Game Pass.

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