yz450f dry sump oil tank question


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  • mahaffey91

Posted April 23, 2013 - 10:08 PM

#1

alright guys i'm putting a 2004 yz450f on my racing go kart and i have a question about the dry sump system. i already know i'm not going to risk the reliability with a wet sump system so i'm planning on using a yzf 450 oil tank i'm just wondering if the tank to needs to be elevated above the engine like on the bike?

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  • grayracer513

Posted April 24, 2013 - 06:35 AM

#2

As long as the nominal level of oil in the tank is at least as high as the oil pump itself, the outlet to the feed line can be lower.





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