carbon in oil?

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  • aircop

Posted May 11, 2005 - 09:19 AM


I just recently changed my oil and noticed residue in the funnel that I used to drain the bike. At first I thought it was sand, but it is so fine and it crumbles if you rub it with your fingers. Could it be carbon?

Has anyone else experienced this?

  • RichBaker

Posted May 11, 2005 - 03:19 PM


Prob'ly from the clutch....

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  • aircop

Posted May 11, 2005 - 05:38 PM


If it is from my clutch-is that a serious problem? How do I fix it? Thanks for the response.

  • curtains23

Posted May 24, 2005 - 12:54 PM


Its normal, just ride it and change oil often


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