Oil change bolt size help


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  • gerg73

Posted August 07, 2014 - 02:06 AM

#1

Quick question and cant believe I'm asking this ;)

 

Just dumped and re-filled the oil on 08 WR450.

 

Sump bolt back in "check".

 

Now I have 2 bolts left over:

The oil level check bolt that goes in the crank case and the  other one that goes in the cylinder.

 

They are both different lengths and I cant remember which one goes where.  The manual doesnt really (from what I can read) say where the long/short bolt goes.

 

Appreciate any help :)

 

Thanks.



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  • bobpara

Posted August 07, 2014 - 03:38 AM

#2

The long one will bottom out and the bolt head will not seat properly if you put the long one in the shallow hole.

You have a 50 /50 shot






 
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