2009 YZ 450 oil line

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  • RobbieE

Posted June 08, 2015 - 06:00 AM


I have a 09 yz 450, hit a rock and damaged the oil line that goes into the side cover under the oil filter. The line completely came out of the motor. Has anyone had this happen? What has to be done to repair? Any info is greatly appreciated.

  • grayracer513

Posted June 08, 2015 - 06:03 AM


The metal fitting came out of the crankcase cover?  A new fitting can be bought from Yamaha and pressed/driven into the case, good as new.

  • RobbieE

Posted June 08, 2015 - 06:20 AM


Yes the metal fitting came completely out, I knocked it back in so I could ride back to my truck. I have just been worried it damaged my case, but it does not appear to be.

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  • RobbieE

Posted June 08, 2015 - 10:43 AM


Grayracer513 do you think the fitting should be alright since its not leaking after I drove it back in place? Or should I still replace with a new one?

  • grayracer513

Posted June 08, 2015 - 12:17 PM


If it doesn't leak, and looks like it will stay in place, It should be fine. 

  • brandon4d

Posted June 23, 2015 - 01:14 AM


I had the same issue. Read my forum/topic....it will save you tons of time/research. I learned the hard way!http://www.thumperta...-joint-leaking/.Let me know what questions you have!

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