oil change

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  • geeeorge

Posted July 02, 2004 - 04:06 PM


i just finished the breakin period for my yz450. For changing the oil where in the world is that freaking step #3 drain plug. The description in the owners manual is terrible. Someone please help. :thumbsup:

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  • stroker101

Posted July 02, 2004 - 04:12 PM


there's a main drain plug under the engine (use a 12mm 6pt socket), a smaller drain plug to the left of main drain, shifter side(use a 8mm wrench) then there's the the drain plug on the frame just between the radiators(use a 12mm 6pt socket)hope this helps. :thumbsup:

  • gonzo

Posted July 03, 2004 - 03:50 PM


Oh your gonna love the #3 plug too. It's my least favorite screw on the whole bike. Easy coming out major pain going back in.

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