oil filter metal particals shud i b worryed?

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  • Guest_Guest_*

Posted November 18, 2001 - 09:37 AM


am thinking bout getin a wr400f,and av heard of many people they are great no 1 has said anything bad bout them ..but... 1 person said and av heard this sum where b4 that all wr,s when havin the oil filters changed av metal particals in there is this 2 b worried about is there alot ov hassle with wr,s?? a dont want something am gonna have 2 constantly mess around with 2 keep maintained.thanx

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  • MN_Kevin

Posted November 18, 2001 - 10:46 PM


kind of having a hard time translating your computer-bonics lingo stuff, but no, metal shavings are quite normal.

Heavy debris the first ~(4) oil changes. You will find metal after that as well, usually just particulate.

Go with the magnetic drain plug!


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