Frame inline Filter?

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  • rmarion

Posted February 28, 2002 - 02:17 PM


Inline Frame Oil filter screen.

This is the secondary oil filter.

How frequent, do you change or clean?

Have you ever cleaned or changed?

I’ll admit, I didn’t realize I had one on my 99-400. I thought it was something new on the 250F’s.

I admitted my ignorance to a local Yamaha dealer, he said they don’t change or inspect them…..

Whats your maintenence schedule?

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  • PK

Posted February 28, 2002 - 02:42 PM


I look at mine once in a blue moon, usually about once a year just to see what's shakin'. If your bike is new, I would look at it just to make sure some dude's fingernail or other manufacturing anamoly didn't find your way in there.


  • yamaha.dude

Posted February 28, 2002 - 04:14 PM


it is there basically to catch anything that might get past the main filter, and get pushed up the oil return line... check it occasionally, but not every oil change...

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