426 with dry-sump...How much oil needed??

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  • True520

Posted March 27, 2005 - 10:34 AM


Hey guys I just bought one of Randy Hawkins' tricked out 426..(didn't buy it from Randy himself...so I thought I'd get on here and see if anyone knows how much oil to put in the motor after it has been converted to a Dry-Sump :naughty: ...Thanks abunch, Mitch

  • tonka426

Posted March 27, 2005 - 12:08 PM


you will be save with 850 to 1 qt. 1 qt what is Dale, Randy's mech, put in the bikes

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  • grayracer513

Posted March 27, 2005 - 03:24 PM


The 426 is a dry sump to begin with, as are all YZF's. Do you mean it was converted to a wet sump, in which no oil is carried in an external reservoir?

  • Ga426owner

Posted March 28, 2005 - 06:47 AM


Most importantly oil changes are approx half the time as with Dry Sump motors - Replace every race and every ride!

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