Oil change question


7 replies to this topic
  • DRockk

Posted February 13, 2016 - 01:45 PM

#1

I have a rekluse exp 3.0 clutch in my 2014 yz450f and I just did an oil change assuming yamalube 10w-40 (manual spec) would be ok. I heard Rotella is better. Should I stick with yamalube?

  • Goforaride

Posted February 13, 2016 - 04:46 PM

#2

I have a rekluse exp 3.0 clutch in my 2014 yz450f and I just did an oil change assuming yamalube 10w-40 (manual spec) would be ok. I heard Rotella is better. Should I stick with yamalube?

$12 a gallon for Rotella and Rekluse actually suggests it. Can't go wrong. Just make sure you use the non synthetic white bottle.

Edited by Goforaride, February 13, 2016 - 04:48 PM.


  • DRockk

Posted February 13, 2016 - 05:52 PM

#3

But how about the rest of the motor, is Rotella up to spec keeping the rest of the motor lubricated?

  • Monk

Posted February 13, 2016 - 05:55 PM

#4

Rotella will work just fine...

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  • RMK800

Posted February 13, 2016 - 06:36 PM

#5

But how about the rest of the motor, is Rotella up to spec keeping the rest of the motor lubricated?


Rotella T6 meets the motorcycle JASO standard.

  • Goforaride

Posted February 13, 2016 - 08:32 PM

#6

I've used only Rotella in my '14 since new. It was recommended by a well known atv engine builder in my area. Myself nor anyone he know has had an issue running it

  • BDubb106

Posted February 13, 2016 - 08:34 PM

#7

If pro's can run it in their bikes... it will hold up just fine in ours. 



  • DRockk

Posted February 14, 2016 - 04:20 PM

#8

That's enough to convince me! Will try it out for sure just wanted someone with experience in theirs before I put it in mine.





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