what oil do you use


10 replies to this topic
  • codyblanchard

Posted May 23, 2006 - 05:07 PM

#1

I just got a 2000 426 and I am going to change the oil here soon. What oil and filter do you guys use and recommend?

Thanks

Cody

  • rasta

Posted May 23, 2006 - 05:10 PM

#2

you might of started a war with this question but me and all the other yamaha tech's at the shop i work at use motul 3000 series.

  • codyblanchard

Posted May 23, 2006 - 05:20 PM

#3

oem filter??

  • 642MX

Posted May 23, 2006 - 05:24 PM

#4

Sweet.....another oil thread. :ride:


I use Shell Rotella 15W40.

  • kid on a 426

Posted May 23, 2006 - 05:50 PM

#5

If you want you can just use a ready filter and they are reusable to a certain extent. As for oil No-Toil is probably the easiest to use

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  • deej

Posted May 23, 2006 - 05:53 PM

#6

I use Kawichem on my new bike, I figure that if I have any warranty issues they can't bring up the "what oil were you using". LOL

  • grayracer513

Posted May 23, 2006 - 06:06 PM

#7

Amsoil MCF/Scotts SS filter

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  • codyblanchard

Posted May 23, 2006 - 07:25 PM

#8

Thanks for the reply.

I tried to search on the site various times throughout the day and kept getting an error that the server was too busy and to try later, thats why I posted the question. I knew that I would be able to search and find the answer, but could not get the search to work.

  • dbehr624

Posted May 23, 2006 - 09:16 PM

#9

I too use motul 3000 series, 10W 40. I also have a stainless steel oil filter. Both are great!

  • One Louder

Posted May 23, 2006 - 09:49 PM

#10

Sweet.....another oil thread. :ride:


I use Shell Rotella 15W40.

Good oil.... no poblems for me :banana:

  • mitocross

Posted May 24, 2006 - 09:53 PM

#11

Castrol R4 10W-50





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