how much oil is too much oil.


4 replies to this topic
  • Nicky_A

Posted April 27, 2014 - 08:03 AM

#1

called (east coast customs ) don't like them at all they are a dealer out of Trenton. anyway..lol when I check my oil is was passacly all the way to the top... ( 01 wr426) called and the tech at the shop said it is fine to have oil about an inche from coming out? I know with cars its different.

please help nick!



  • bradgross71

Posted April 27, 2014 - 10:38 AM

#2

You don't want to go by what you see, you want to go by volume. I think your bike holds 1.5 qts.

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  • eRRmmm

Posted April 27, 2014 - 01:04 PM

#3

Read the manual

 

http://www.yamahaown...NG-28199-30.pdf



  • Krannie McKranface

Posted April 27, 2014 - 06:21 PM

#4

Never use the dipstick for anything but checking levels down the road.

Always measure the oil going in, and always remove all plugs and dip sticks when draining.

 

DO IT YOURSELF



  • flyandride

Posted April 27, 2014 - 09:25 PM

#5

If you over fill it, it will puke the excess out the vent hose.  Done it on both of mine.  






 
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