metal shavings in oil filter


5 replies to this topic
  • loudmuffler

Posted October 01, 2006 - 11:20 AM

#1

I took the filter out and their was a tun of metal shavings on it. Is this normal?

  • bashn

Posted October 01, 2006 - 11:43 AM

#2

No. Unless by tun, you mean a few flakes the size of finely ground pepper.

  • bigbluerider4life

Posted October 01, 2006 - 01:53 PM

#3

it it was a few little pepper grains then yes, where you by any chance breaking in a new bike?

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  • grayracer513

Posted October 01, 2006 - 02:11 PM

#4

Isn't this the same one on which you ground the pressure plate against the inside of the clutch cover? What did you expect?

  • SureBlue

Posted October 01, 2006 - 02:25 PM

#5

Isn't this the same one on which you ground the pressure plate against the inside of the clutch cover? What did you expect?

... the hybrid quad he ran without oil? :thumbsup:

  • loudmuffler

Posted October 01, 2006 - 03:42 PM

#6

Isn't this the same one on which you ground the pressure plate against the inside of the clutch cover? What did you expect?



O yeah thats probably where the metal came from. Right now the clutch don't work. I put it in gear and pull the clutch in and try to roll it and tires stay locked.





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