how much oil?


5 replies to this topic
  • MTRSPORTDAN

Posted November 25, 2005 - 12:23 PM

#1

I just picked up a 03 wr450 wednesday night and I don't have a manual. Does anyone have that can tell me what it says. How much with filter and how much with out? Also I know someone was saying something about the filter, that the 426 filter is better to use? Thanks in advance, Dan

  • bg10459

Posted November 25, 2005 - 12:53 PM

#2

It's just under 1 quart when you change the oil only and just over a quart when you change the filter also, can't remember exactly how much. But there is a link somewhere around here to a .pdf manual, I can't remember where it is either though. Sorry to be such a tremendous help :applause: .
As far as the 426 filter goes, I don't think it's a great idea. From what I've been reading, it doesn't filter nearly as well as the paper filters. If you're looking for re-usable filters, there has been nothing but good said about the scotts stainless filter, which has been said to filter close to or better than the paper.

  • rich1167

Posted November 25, 2005 - 12:55 PM

#3

My 05 manual says 1.06 US Qt without filter change and 1.16 US Qt with.

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  • Gadsen

Posted November 25, 2005 - 01:03 PM

#4

About 1.2 qts

  • BajaFool

Posted November 25, 2005 - 01:29 PM

#5

MTRSPORTDAN,
Oil change without filter change is 34 Oz. and with filter change is 37 Oz. Go to this link
http://www.501.co.za/wr450.htm for the Service and Assembly Manuals for the 2003 Yamaha WR450F. Please don't turn me in to the copyright police. :applause:

  • MTRSPORTDAN

Posted November 25, 2005 - 02:20 PM

#6

I can't believe it is only over 1 qt. My 426 was almost 2 qt. Thanks for all the help, Dan




 
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